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Conjugation, Genetic

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  • DNA transfer by bacterial conjugation requires a mating pair formation (Mpf) system that specifies functions for establishing the physical contact between the donor and the recipient cell and for DNA transport across membranes [10].

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  1. Purified Escherichia coli F-factor TraY protein binds oriT. Lahue, E.E., Matson, S.W. J. Bacteriol. (1990) [Pubmed]
  2. Elimination of plasmidic resistance to ampicillin and of enterotoxinogenicity in certain enteric gram-negative bacteria after incubation with high concentrations of amprolium. Ozanne, G., Mathieu, L.G., Martin, D. Am. J. Vet. Res. (1984) [Pubmed]
  3. The bacterial conjugation protein TrwB resembles ring helicases and F1-ATPase. Gomis-Rüth, F.X., Moncalián, G., Pérez-Luque, R., González, A., Cabezón, E., de la Cruz, F., Coll, M. Nature (2001) [Pubmed]
  4. TrwB, the coupling protein involved in DNA transport during bacterial conjugation, is a DNA-dependent ATPase. Tato, I., Zunzunegui, S., de la Cruz, F., Cabezon, E. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. (2005) [Pubmed]
  5. Crystal structure of the bacterial conjugation repressor finO. Ghetu, A.F., Gubbins, M.J., Frost, L.S., Glover, J.N. Nat. Struct. Biol. (2000) [Pubmed]
  6. Concomitant reconstitution of TraI-catalyzed DNA transesterase and DNA helicase activity in vitro. Csitkovits, V.C., Dermić, D., Zechner, E.L. J. Biol. Chem. (2004) [Pubmed]
  7. Concerted action of three distinct domains in the DNA cleaving-joining reaction catalyzed by relaxase (TraI) of conjugative plasmid RP4. Pansegrau, W., Schröder, W., Lanka, E. J. Biol. Chem. (1994) [Pubmed]
  8. TraJ protein of plasmid RP4 binds to a 19-base pair invert sequence repetition within the transfer origin. Ziegelin, G., Fürste, J.P., Lanka, E. J. Biol. Chem. (1989) [Pubmed]
  9. TraY DNA recognition of its two F factor binding sites. Lum, P.L., Rodgers, M.E., Schildbach, J.F. J. Mol. Biol. (2002) [Pubmed]
  10. Bacterial conjugation mediated by plasmid RP4: RSF1010 mobilization, donor-specific phage propagation, and pilus production require the same Tra2 core components of a proposed DNA transport complex. Haase, J., Lurz, R., Grahn, A.M., Bamford, D.H., Lanka, E. J. Bacteriol. (1995) [Pubmed]
  11. Klebsiella to Salmonella gene transfer within rumen protozoa: Implications for antibiotic resistance and rumen defaunation. McCuddin, Z.P., Carlson, S.A., Rasmussen, M.A., Franklin, S.K. Vet. Microbiol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  12. Determination of the prevalence of antimicrobial resistance genes in canine Clostridium perfringens isolates. Kather, E.J., Marks, S.L., Foley, J.E. Vet. Microbiol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  13. The role of lipopolysaccharide structure in the recipient cell during plasmid-mediated bacterial conjugation. Duke, J., Guiney, D.G. Plasmid (1983) [Pubmed]
  14. Sequencing and characterization of Salmonella typhi plasmid R27 (incompatibility group HI1) trhC, a transfer gene encoding a potential nucleoside triphosphate-binding domain. Taylor, D.E., Newnham, P.J., Sherburne, C., Lawley, T.D., Rooker, M.M. Plasmid (1999) [Pubmed]
  15. Lysis of a temperature conditional thiamineless mutant of Salmonella typhimurium by glucose and other hexoses. Parada, J.L., Ortega, M.V. Revista de la Asociación Argentina de Microbiología. (1975) [Pubmed]
  16. TraM of plasmid R1 controls transfer gene expression as an integrated control element in a complex regulatory network. Pölzleitner, E., Zechner, E.L., Renner, W., Fratte, R., Jauk, B., Högenauer, G., Koraimann, G. Mol. Microbiol. (1997) [Pubmed]
  17. Protein transfer into the recipient cell during bacterial conjugation: studies with F and RP4. Rees, C.E., Wilkins, B.M. Mol. Microbiol. (1990) [Pubmed]
  18. The FinO repressor of bacterial conjugation contains two RNA binding regions. Ghetu, A.F., Gubbins, M.J., Oikawa, K., Kay, C.M., Frost, L.S., Glover, J.N. Biochemistry (1999) [Pubmed]
  19. DNA transfer occurs during a cell surface contact stage of F sex factor-mediated bacterial conjugation. Panicker, M.M., Minkley, E.G. J. Bacteriol. (1985) [Pubmed]
  20. Transfer protein TraY of plasmid R1 stimulates TraI-catalyzed oriT cleavage in vivo. Karl, W., Bamberger, M., Zechner, E.L. J. Bacteriol. (2001) [Pubmed]
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