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ppt1  -  para-hydroxybenzoate--polyprenyltransferas...

Schizosaccharomyces pombe 972h-

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  • In this study, we cloned and overexpressed the full-length ppt1 (MTppt1) gene, which encodes p-hydroxybenzoate:polyprenyltransferase and ERppt1 gene, which was modified to be localized on endoplasmic reticulum in fission yeast [2].


  1. Phenotypes of fission yeast defective in ubiquinone production due to disruption of the gene for p-hydroxybenzoate polyprenyl diphosphate transferase. Uchida, N., Suzuki, K., Saiki, R., Kainou, T., Tanaka, K., Matsuda, H., Kawamukai, M. J. Bacteriol. (2000) [Pubmed]
  2. Phenotypes and fed-batch fermentation of ubiquinone-overproducing fission yeast using ppt1 gene. Zhang, D., Shrestha, B., Niu, W., Tian, P., Tan, T. J. Biotechnol. (2007) [Pubmed]
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