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wzb  -  colanic acid production protein-tyrosine...

Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655

Synonyms: ECK2055, JW2046
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  • This report demonstrates the involvement of two genes of the wee cluster of RAG-1, wzb and wzc, in emulsan biosynthesis [21].

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  1. functional analysis of conserved gene products involved in assembly of Escherichia coli capsules and exopolysaccharides: evidence for molecular recognition between Wza and Wzc for colanic acid biosynthesis. Reid, A.N., Whitfield, C. J. Bacteriol. (2005) [Pubmed]
  2. A protein tyrosine phosphatase-like protein from baculovirus has RNA 5'-triphosphatase and diphosphatase activities. Takagi, T., Taylor, G.S., Kusakabe, T., Charbonneau, H., Buratowski, S. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. (1998) [Pubmed]
  3. Expression, purification, and physicochemical characterization of a recombinant Yersinia protein tyrosine phosphatase. Zhang, Z.Y., Clemens, J.C., Schubert, H.L., Stuckey, J.A., Fischer, M.W., Hume, D.M., Saper, M.A., Dixon, J.E. J. Biol. Chem. (1992) [Pubmed]
  4. Preparation and characterization of monoclonal antibody against protein tyrosine phosphatase PRL-3. Peng, L., Li, Y., Meng, L., Shou, C. Hybrid. Hybridomics (2004) [Pubmed]
  5. The receptor protein-tyrosine phosphatase PTPmu interacts with IQGAP1. Phillips-Mason, P.J., Gates, T.J., Major, D.L., Sacks, D.B., Brady-Kalnay, S.M. J. Biol. Chem. (2006) [Pubmed]
  6. Comparative kinetic analysis and substrate specificity of the tandem catalytic domains of the receptor-like protein-tyrosine phosphatase alpha. Wu, L., Buist, A., den Hertog, J., Zhang, Z.Y. J. Biol. Chem. (1997) [Pubmed]
  7. Characterization of protein tyrosine phosphatase SH-PTP2. Study of phosphopeptide substrates and possible regulatory role of SH2 domains. Dechert, U., Adam, M., Harder, K.W., Clark-Lewis, I., Jirik, F. J. Biol. Chem. (1994) [Pubmed]
  8. RNA splicing regulates the activity of a SH2 domain-containing protein tyrosine phosphatase. Mei, L., Doherty, C.A., Huganir, R.L. J. Biol. Chem. (1994) [Pubmed]
  9. Binding of a protein-tyrosine phosphatase to DNA through its carboxy-terminal noncatalytic domain. Radha, V., Kamatkar, S., Swarup, G. Biochemistry (1993) [Pubmed]
  10. A comparison of phosphonothioic acids with phosphonic acids as phosphatase inhibitors. Swierczek, K., Pandey, A.S., Peters, J.W., Hengge, A.C. J. Med. Chem. (2003) [Pubmed]
  11. Gene products required for surface expression of the capsular form of the group 1 K antigen in Escherichia coli (O9a:K30). Drummelsmith, J., Whitfield, C. Mol. Microbiol. (1999) [Pubmed]
  12. Genetic variation in the Vibrio vulnificus group 1 capsular polysaccharide operon. Chatzidaki-Livanis, M., Jones, M.K., Wright, A.C. J. Bacteriol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  13. Cloning and functional expression of a Dictyostelium discoideum protein tyrosine phosphatase. Ramalingam, R., Shaw, D.R., Ennis, H.L. J. Biol. Chem. (1993) [Pubmed]
  14. Inhibition of the activity of protein tyrosine phosphate 1C by its SH2 domains. Townley, R., Shen, S.H., Banville, D., Ramachandran, C. Biochemistry (1993) [Pubmed]
  15. Cloning, bacterial expression, purification, and characterization of the cytoplasmic domain of rat LAR, a receptor-like protein tyrosine phosphatase. Pot, D.A., Woodford, T.A., Remboutsika, E., Haun, R.S., Dixon, J.E. J. Biol. Chem. (1991) [Pubmed]
  16. Molecular cloning and characterization of a protein tyrosine phosphatase enriched in testis, a putative murine homologue of human PTPMEG. Park, K.W., Lee, E.J., Lee, S., Lee, J.E., Choi, E., Kim, B.J., Hwang, R., Park, K.A., Baik, J. Gene (2000) [Pubmed]
  17. Effects of lipopolysaccharide on low- and high-density cultured rabbit vascular smooth muscle cells: differential modulation of nitric oxide release, ERK1/ERK2 MAP kinase activity, protein tyrosine phosphatase activity, and DNA synthesis. Barbosa de Oliveira, L.C., Rocha Oliveira, C.J., Fries, D.M., Stern, A., Monteiro, H.P. Braz. J. Med. Biol. Res. (2002) [Pubmed]
  18. Mechanisms associated with Acanthamoeba castellanii (T4) phagocytosis. Alsam, S., Sissons, J., Dudley, R., Khan, N.A. Parasitol. Res. (2005) [Pubmed]
  19. Evidence for protein-tyrosine-phosphatase catalysis proceeding via a cysteine-phosphate intermediate. Guan, K.L., Dixon, J.E. J. Biol. Chem. (1991) [Pubmed]
  20. A novel protein-tyrosine phosphatase with homology to both the cytoskeletal proteins of the band 4.1 family and junction-associated guanylate kinases. Banville, D., Ahmad, S., Stocco, R., Shen, S.H. J. Biol. Chem. (1994) [Pubmed]
  21. Involvement of a protein tyrosine kinase in production of the polymeric bioemulsifier emulsan from the oil-degrading strain Acinetobacter lwoffii RAG-1. Nakar, D., Gutnick, D.L. J. Bacteriol. (2003) [Pubmed]
  22. Expression, purification, and crystallization of the catalytic domain of protein tyrosine phosphatase SHP-1. Liang, X., Meng, W., Niu, T., Zhao, Z., Zhou, G.W. J. Struct. Biol. (1997) [Pubmed]
  23. Identification of a novel protein tyrosine phosphatase with sequence homology to the cytoskeletal proteins of the band 4.1 family. L'Abbé, D., Banville, D., Tong, Y., Stocco, R., Masson, S., Ma, S., Fantus, G., Shen, S.H. FEBS Lett. (1994) [Pubmed]
  24. Characterization of farnesylated protein tyrosine phosphatase TcPRL-1 from Trypanosoma cruzi. Cuevas, I.C., Rohloff, P., Sánchez, D.O., Docampo, R. Eukaryotic Cell (2005) [Pubmed]
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