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galP  -  galactose-proton symporter

Escherichia coli CFT073

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Disease relevance of galP

  • The recombinant gene was overexpressed from the E. coli galP promoter, and ProP-(His)6 was shown to be functionally equivalent to wild-type ProP by enzymatic assay of whole cells [1].

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Chemical compound and disease context of galP


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  2. Molecular dissection of membrane-transport proteins: mass spectrometry and sequence determination of the galactose-H+ symport protein, GalP, of Escherichia coli and quantitative assay of the incorporation of [ring-2-13C]histidine and (15)NH(3). Venter, H., Ashcroft, A.E., Keen, J.N., Henderson, P.J., Herbert, R.B. Biochem. J. (2002) [Pubmed]
  3. Characterization, expression, and mutation of the Lactococcus lactis galPMKTE genes, involved in galactose utilization via the Leloir pathway. Grossiord, B.P., Luesink, E.J., Vaughan, E.E., Arnaud, A., de Vos, W.M. J. Bacteriol. (2003) [Pubmed]
  4. Altered glucose transport and shikimate pathway product yields in E. coli. Yi, J., Draths, K.M., Li, K., Frost, J.W. Biotechnol. Prog. (2003) [Pubmed]
  5. Replacement of the glucose phosphotransferase transport system by galactose permease reduces acetate accumulation and improves process performance of Escherichia coli for recombinant protein production without impairment of growth rate. De Anda, R., Lara, A.R., Hernández, V., Hernández-Montalvo, V., Gosset, G., Bolívar, F., Ramírez, O.T. Metab. Eng. (2006) [Pubmed]
  6. Expression of galactose permease and pyruvate carboxylase in Escherichia coli ptsG mutant increases the growth rate and succinate yield under anaerobic conditions. Wang, Q., Wu, C., Chen, T., Chen, X., Zhao, X. Biotechnol. Lett. (2006) [Pubmed]
  7. Uptake of galactose into Escherichia coli by facilitated diffusion. Kornberg, H.L., Riordan, C. J. Gen. Microbiol. (1976) [Pubmed]
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