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Gene ssbB from Bacillus subtilis subsp. subtilis str. 168: single-strand DNA-binding protein
Member of NCBI Protein Clusters CLSK888017(See COMBREX Page ) (See NCBI page)
NCBI Entrez GeneID 936910
UniProtKB accession
RefSeq Protein accession NP_391512.2 (PROVISIONAL)
Gene Symbol(s)
  • symbol: ssbB
  • locus tag: BSU36310
Organism Bacillus subtilis subsp. subtilis str. 168 (NCBI TaxID: 224308)
Other Cross References:
  • S
    Structure(s) available in PDB: 3VDY
  • C
    Gene cloned by a participant in the Protein Structure Initiative (PSI): TargetDB. (To obtain a clone, please contact the PSI:Biology-Materials Repository.)
  • U
    Protein purified by a participant in the Protein Structure Initiative (PSI): TargetDB. (If you are interested in collaborating to obtain the protein, please contact the Northeast Structural Genomics consortium).
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Source Predicted function(s)
NCBI Protein Cluster Prediction single-strand binding protein
Source References Functional description
[PMID: 11918817]
[PMID: 14762004]
[PMID: 16009133]
[PMID: 16549871]
[PMID: 17630974]
Single-stranded DNA-binding protein ssbB (source organism: Bacillus subtilis.; strain specific ID: 168)
Functional Status greenGreen (experimental evidence, uncurated)
GO terms
  • BP: GO:0006260 : DNA replication : IEA
  • BP: GO:0030420 : establishment of competence for transformation : IEA
  • CC: GO:0005737 : cytoplasm : IEA
  • MF: GO:0003677 : DNA binding : IEA
  • MF: GO:0003697 : single-stranded DNA binding : IEA
  • BP: GO:0006310 : DNA recombination : IEA
Domain Structure from CDD
  • SSB_OBF: SSB_OBF: A subfamily of OB folds similar to the OB fold of ssDNA-binding protein (SSB). SSBs bind with high affinity to .... (More)

See domain structure on NCBI Conserved Domain Database
Domain structure from Pfam
See domain structure on Pfam Database