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lysA  -  diaminopimelate decarboxylase, PLP-binding

Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655

Synonyms: ECK2836, JW2806
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  2. Organization of the Bacillus subtilis 168 chromosome between kdg and the attachment site of the SP beta prophage: use of Long Accurate PCR and yeast artificial chromosomes for sequencing. Capuano, V., Galleron, N., Pujic, P., Sorokin, A., Ehrlich, S.D. Microbiology (Reading, Engl.) (1996) [Pubmed]
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  7. The life-cycle of operons. Price, M.N., Arkin, A.P., Alm, E.J. PLoS Genet. (2006) [Pubmed]
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