Genomes and Genes

folK

Summary

Gene Symbol: folK
Description: hydroxymethylpterin pyrophosphokinase
Alias: SPy1100
Species: Streptococcus pyogenes M1 GAS

Top Publications

  1. Swedberg G, Ringertz S, Sk ld O. Sulfonamide resistance in Streptococcus pyogenes is associated with differences in the amino acid sequence of its chromosomal dihydropteroate synthase. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 1998;42:1062-7 pubmed
    ..Kinetic measurements established different affinities for sulfathiazole for DHPS enzymes isolated from resistant and susceptible strains...