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actP  -  acetate transporter

Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655

Synonyms: ECK4060, JW4028, yjcG
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Disease relevance of actP


High impact information on actP

  • This suppressing phenotype was assigned to yjcG, a gene whose function was previously unknown, which was found to encode a membrane protein able to transport glycolate [1].


  1. The gene yjcG, cotranscribed with the gene acs, encodes an acetate permease in Escherichia coli. Gimenez, R., Nuñez, M.F., Badia, J., Aguilar, J., Baldoma, L. J. Bacteriol. (2003) [Pubmed]
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