Gene Symbol: stpA
Description: DNA-binding protein
Species: Salmonella typhimurium LT2

Top Publications

  1. Lucchini S, McDermott P, Thompson A, Hinton J. The H-NS-like protein StpA represses the RpoS (sigma 38) regulon during exponential growth of Salmonella Typhimurium. Mol Microbiol. 2009;74:1169-86 pubmed publisher
    b>StpA is a paralogue of the nucleoid-associated protein H-NS that is conserved in a range of enteric bacteria and had no known function in Salmonella Typhimurium...
  2. Koskiniemi S, Gibbons H, Sandegren L, Anwar N, Ouellette G, Broomall S, et al. Pathoadaptive mutations in Salmonella enterica isolated after serial passage in mice. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e70147 pubmed publisher
    ..We found unique pathoadaptive mutations in two global regulators, phoQ and stpA, which increase the competitive indexes of the bacteria 3- to 5-fold...