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Gene mcbA from Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655: colanic acid mucoidy stimulation protein
Member of NCBI Protein Clusters CLSK879771(See COMBREX Page ) (See NCBI page)
NCBI Entrez GeneID 947523
UniProtKB accession
RefSeq Protein accession NP_415327.2 (PROVISIONAL)
Gene Symbol(s)
  • symbol: mcbA
  • locus tag: b0806
  • aliases: ECK0795, JW5106, ybiM
Organism Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655 (NCBI TaxID: 511145)
Other Cross References:
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    Structure(s) available in PDB:
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    Gene cloned by a participant in the Protein Structure Initiative (PSI): TargetDB. (To obtain a clone, please contact the PSI:Biology-Materials Repository.)
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    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).
  • Protein described in EcoCyc: G6415
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Source Predicted function(s)
NCBI Protein Cluster Prediction predicted protein
Source References Functional description
GSDB Under Review MqsR-controlled colanic acid and biofilm protein A (source organism: Escherichia coli K12; strain specific ID: NCBI_TaxID=83333)
Functional Status greenGreen (experimental evidence, uncurated)
GO terms
  • CC: GO:0031236 : extrinsic to external side of plasma membrane, in periplasmic space : RCA
  • BP: GO:0009242 : colanic acid biosynthetic process : IMP
  • CC: GO:0042597 : periplasmic space : IEA
Domain Structure from CDD
  • DUF1471: Protein of unknown function (DUF1471). hypothetical protein; Provisional

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 ]
ECH74115_0955 , EcolC_2837 , ECP_0820 , EcSMS35_0830 , ybiM (3)