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cobS  -  cobalamin synthase

Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655

Synonyms: ECK1987, JW1970
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Disease relevance of cobS


High impact information on cobS

  • The physiological roles of these sequences were verified by the isolation of Tn10 insertion mutations in the cobS and cobT genes [1].


  1. The cobalamin (coenzyme B12) biosynthetic genes of Escherichia coli. Lawrence, J.G., Roth, J.R. J. Bacteriol. (1995) [Pubmed]
  2. The last step in coenzyme B(12) synthesis is localized to the cell membrane in bacteria and archaea. Maggio-Hall, L.A., Claas, K.R., Escalante-Semerena, J.C. Microbiology (Reading, Engl.) (2004) [Pubmed]
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