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A9VLF6 (LUXS_BACWK) Reviewed, UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

Last modified April 16, 2014. Version 46. Feed History...

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Names and origin

Protein namesRecommended name:
S-ribosylhomocysteine lyase

EC=4.4.1.21
Alternative name(s):
AI-2 synthesis protein
Autoinducer-2 production protein LuxS
Gene names
Name:luxS
Ordered Locus Names:BcerKBAB4_4626
OrganismBacillus weihenstephanensis (strain KBAB4) [Complete proteome] [HAMAP]
Taxonomic identifier315730 [NCBI]
Taxonomic lineageBacteriaFirmicutesBacilliBacillalesBacillaceaeBacillusBacillus cereus group

Protein attributes

Sequence length157 AA.
Sequence statusComplete.
Protein existenceInferred from homology

General annotation (Comments)

Function

Involved in the synthesis of autoinducer 2 (AI-2) which is secreted by bacteria and is used to communicate both the cell density and the metabolic potential of the environment. The regulation of gene expression in response to changes in cell density is called quorum sensing. Catalyzes the transformation of S-ribosylhomocysteine (RHC) to homocysteine (HC) and 4,5-dihydroxy-2,3-pentadione (DPD) By similarity. HAMAP-Rule MF_00091

Catalytic activity

S-(5-deoxy-D-ribos-5-yl)-L-homocysteine = L-homocysteine + (4S)-4,5-dihydroxypentan-2,3-dione. HAMAP-Rule MF_00091

Cofactor

Binds 1 iron ion per subunit By similarity. HAMAP-Rule MF_00091

Subunit structure

Homodimer By similarity. HAMAP-Rule MF_00091

Sequence similarities

Belongs to the LuxS family.

Ontologies

Keywords
   Biological processAutoinducer synthesis
Quorum sensing
   LigandIron
Metal-binding
   Molecular functionLyase
   Technical termComplete proteome
Gene Ontology (GO)
   Biological_processquorum sensing

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: UniProtKB-HAMAP

   Molecular_functionS-ribosylhomocysteine lyase activity

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: UniProtKB-HAMAP

iron ion binding

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: InterPro

Complete GO annotation...

Sequence annotation (Features)

Feature keyPosition(s)LengthDescriptionGraphical viewFeature identifier

Molecule processing

Chain1 – 157157S-ribosylhomocysteine lyase HAMAP-Rule MF_00091
PRO_1000093301

Sites

Metal binding541Iron By similarity
Metal binding581Iron By similarity
Metal binding1261Iron By similarity

Sequences

Sequence LengthMass (Da)Tools
A9VLF6 [UniParc].

Last modified February 5, 2008. Version 1.
Checksum: 5D2BB8E3B7154793

FASTA15717,855
        10         20         30         40         50         60 
MPSVESFELD HTIVKAPYVR HCGVHNVGSD GIVNKFDIRF CQPNKQAMKP DVIHTLEHLL 

        70         80         90        100        110        120 
AFNLRKYIDR YPHFDIIDIS PMGCQTGYYL VVSGTPTVRE IIDLLELTLK DAVQITEIPA 

       130        140        150 
ANETQCGQAK LHDLEGAQRL MNFWLSQDKD ELEKVFG 

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References

[1]"Extending the Bacillus cereus group genomics to putative food-borne pathogens of different toxicity."
Lapidus A., Goltsman E., Auger S., Galleron N., Segurens B., Dossat C., Land M.L., Broussolle V., Brillard J., Guinebretiere M.-H., Sanchis V., Nguen-the C., Lereclus D., Richardson P., Wincker P., Weissenbach J., Ehrlich S.D., Sorokin A.
Chem. Biol. Interact. 171:236-249(2008) [PubMed] [Europe PMC] [Abstract]
Cited for: NUCLEOTIDE SEQUENCE [LARGE SCALE GENOMIC DNA].
Strain: KBAB4.

Cross-references

Sequence databases

EMBL
GenBank
DDBJ
CP000903 Genomic DNA. Translation: ABY45780.1.
RefSeqYP_001647408.1. NC_010184.1.

3D structure databases

ProteinModelPortalA9VLF6.
SMRA9VLF6. Positions 4-157.
ModBaseSearch...
MobiDBSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRING315730.BcerKBAB4_4626.

Protocols and materials databases

StructuralBiologyKnowledgebaseSearch...

Genome annotation databases

EnsemblBacteriaABY45780; ABY45780; BcerKBAB4_4626.
GeneID5844841.
KEGGbwe:BcerKBAB4_4626.
PATRIC19013927. VBIBacWei55973_5276.

Organism-specific databases

CMRSearch...

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGCOG1854.
HOGENOMHOG000040372.
KOK07173.
OMARFKQPNQ.
OrthoDBEOG68WRBM.
ProtClustDBPRK02260.

Enzyme and pathway databases

BioCycBWEI315730:GHRU-4744-MONOMER.

Family and domain databases

Gene3D3.30.1360.80. 1 hit.
HAMAPMF_00091. LuxS.
InterProIPR011249. Metalloenz_LuxS/M16.
IPR003815. S-ribosylhomocysteinase.
[Graphical view]
PfamPF02664. LuxS. 1 hit.
[Graphical view]
PIRSFPIRSF006160. AI2. 1 hit.
PRINTSPR01487. LUXSPROTEIN.
ProDomPD013172. S-ribosylhomocysteinase. 1 hit.
[Graphical view] [Entries sharing at least one domain]
SUPFAMSSF63411. SSF63411. 1 hit.
ProtoNetSearch...

Entry information

Entry nameLUXS_BACWK
AccessionPrimary (citable) accession number: A9VLF6
Entry history
Integrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: March 24, 2009
Last sequence update: February 5, 2008
Last modified: April 16, 2014
This is version 46 of the entry and version 1 of the sequence. [Complete history]
Entry statusReviewed (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)
Annotation programProkaryotic Protein Annotation Program

Relevant documents

SIMILARITY comments

Index of protein domains and families