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Gene fmt from Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1: methionyl-tRNA formyltransferase
Member of NCBI Protein Clusters PRK00005(See COMBREX Page ) (See NCBI page)
NCBI Entrez GeneID 879258
UniProtKB accession
RefSeq Protein accession NP_248708.1 (PROVISIONAL)
Gene Symbol(s)
  • symbol: fmt
  • locus tag: PA0018
Organism Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 (NCBI TaxID: 208964)
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Source Predicted function(s)
NCBI Protein Cluster Prediction methionyl-tRNA formyltransferase
Prof. Vitkup / Confidence:0.81 (References: 19935659, 16507154)
Source References Functional description
GSDB Under Review methionyl-tRNA formyltransferase (source organism: Pseudomonas aeruginosa; strain specific ID: NCBI_TaxID=287)
Functional Status greenGreen (experimental evidence, uncurated)
EC number (See reaction via BRENDA)) (Source: BRENDA)
GO terms
  • MF: GO:0003824 : catalytic activity : IEA
  • MF: GO:0004479 : methionyl-tRNA formyltransferase activity : IEA
  • BP: GO:0009058 : biosynthetic process : IEA
  • MF: GO:0008168 : methyltransferase activity : IEA
  • BP: GO:0006412 : translation : IEA
  • MF: GO:0016742 : hydroxymethyl-, formyl- and related transferase activity : IEA
  • MF: GO:0016740 : transferase activity : IEA
Domain Structure from CDD
  • Formyl_trans_C: Formyl transferase, C-terminal domain.
  • Formyl_trans_N: Formyl transferase. phosphoribosylglycinamide formyltransferase; Reviewed
  • fmt: methionyl-tRNA formyltransferase; Reviewed

See domain structure on NCBI Conserved Domain Database
Domain structure from Pfam
See domain structure on Pfam Database
Based on the function of this gene, COMBREX predictions were made to the following related genes (mouse over gene symbol for details) [Download ]
fmt (13)
Phenotype Description Expression
Candidate essential gene Identified as essential gene in one or more studies (see references) Knock out
PMID: 16477005
(candidate essential)
PMID: 14617778
(candidate essential)