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Gene mdxE from Bacillus subtilis subsp. subtilis str. 168: maltose/maltodextrin-binding lipoprotein
Member of NCBI Protein Clusters CLSK877195(See COMBREX Page ) (See NCBI page)
NCBI Entrez GeneID 936522
UniProtKB accession
RefSeq Protein accession NP_391341.1 (PROVISIONAL)
Gene Symbol(s)
  • symbol: mdxE
  • locus tag: BSU34610
Organism Bacillus subtilis subsp. subtilis str. 168 (NCBI TaxID: 224308)
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Source Predicted function(s)
NCBI Protein Cluster Prediction maltose/maltodextrin-binding protein
Source References Functional description
[PMID: 16707683]
Maltodextrin-binding protein mdxE (source organism: Bacillus subtilis.; strain specific ID: 168)
Functional Status greenGreen (experimental evidence, uncurated)
GO terms
  • MF: GO:0005215 : transporter activity : IEA
  • CC: GO:0016020 : membrane : IEA
  • BP: GO:0008643 : carbohydrate transport : IEA
  • BP: GO:0015774 : polysaccharide transport : IEA
  • BP: GO:0006810 : transport : IEA
  • CC: GO:0005886 : plasma membrane : IEA
  • BP: GO:0015768 : maltose transport : IEA
  • MF: GO:0005363 : maltose transmembrane transporter activity : IEA
Domain Structure from CDD
  • MalE: Maltose-binding periplasmic proteins/domains [Carbohydrate transport and metabolism]

See domain structure on NCBI Conserved Domain Database
Domain structure from Pfam
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Based on the function of this gene, COMBREX predictions were made to the following related genes (mouse over gene symbol for details) [Download ]
mdxE , yvdG