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Protein

Diaminopimelate epimerase

Gene

dapF

Organism
Methylobacterium extorquens (strain PA1)
Status
Reviewed-Annotation score: -Protein inferred from homologyi

Functioni

Catalyzes the stereoinversion of LL-2,6-diaminoheptanedioate (L,L-DAP) to meso-diaminoheptanedioate (meso-DAP), a precursor of L-lysine and an essential component of the bacterial peptidoglycan.UniRule annotation

Catalytic activityi

LL-2,6-diaminoheptanedioate = meso-diaminoheptanedioate.UniRule annotation

Pathwayi: L-lysine biosynthesis via DAP pathway

This protein is involved in step 1 of the subpathway that synthesizes DL-2,6-diaminopimelate from LL-2,6-diaminopimelate.UniRule annotation
Proteins known to be involved in this subpathway in this organism are:
  1. Diaminopimelate epimerase (dapF)
This subpathway is part of the pathway L-lysine biosynthesis via DAP pathway, which is itself part of Amino-acid biosynthesis.
View all proteins of this organism that are known to be involved in the subpathway that synthesizes DL-2,6-diaminopimelate from LL-2,6-diaminopimelate, the pathway L-lysine biosynthesis via DAP pathway and in Amino-acid biosynthesis.

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Binding sitei17SubstrateUniRule annotation1
Binding sitei49SubstrateUniRule annotation1
Binding sitei69SubstrateUniRule annotation1
Active sitei78Proton donorUniRule annotation1
Binding sitei171SubstrateUniRule annotation1
Sitei173Could be important to modulate the pK values of the two catalytic cysteine residuesUniRule annotation1
Binding sitei205SubstrateUniRule annotation1
Sitei223Could be important to modulate the pK values of the two catalytic cysteine residuesUniRule annotation1
Active sitei232Proton acceptorUniRule annotation1

GO - Molecular functioni

GO - Biological processi

Keywordsi

Molecular functionIsomerase
Biological processAmino-acid biosynthesis, Lysine biosynthesis

Enzyme and pathway databases

BioCyciMEXT419610:G1GAN-2822-MONOMER
UniPathwayiUPA00034; UER00025

Names & Taxonomyi

Protein namesi
Recommended name:
Diaminopimelate epimeraseUniRule annotation (EC:5.1.1.7UniRule annotation)
Short name:
DAP epimeraseUniRule annotation
Alternative name(s):
PLP-independent amino acid racemaseUniRule annotation
Gene namesi
Name:dapFUniRule annotation
Ordered Locus Names:Mext_2720
OrganismiMethylobacterium extorquens (strain PA1)
Taxonomic identifieri419610 [NCBI]
Taxonomic lineageiBacteriaProteobacteriaAlphaproteobacteriaRhizobialesMethylobacteriaceaeMethylobacterium
Proteomesi
  • UP000008546 Componenti: Chromosome

Subcellular locationi

  • Cytoplasm UniRule annotation

GO - Cellular componenti

Keywords - Cellular componenti

Cytoplasm

PTM / Processingi

Molecule processing

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
ChainiPRO_10000992451 – 296Diaminopimelate epimeraseAdd BLAST296

Interactioni

Subunit structurei

Homodimer.UniRule annotation

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRINGi419610.Mext_2720

Structurei

3D structure databases

ProteinModelPortaliA9W6A5
SMRiA9W6A5
ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Family & Domainsi

Region

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Regioni79 – 80Substrate bindingUniRule annotation2
Regioni223 – 224Substrate bindingUniRule annotation2
Regioni233 – 234Substrate bindingUniRule annotation2

Sequence similaritiesi

Belongs to the diaminopimelate epimerase family.UniRule annotation

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiENOG4105E4Z Bacteria
COG0253 LUCA
HOGENOMiHOG000220466
KOiK01778
OMAiSMCGNGG
OrthoDBiPOG091H01QC

Family and domain databases

HAMAPiMF_00197 DAP_epimerase, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR018510 DAP_epimerase_AS
IPR001653 DAP_epimerase_DapF
PANTHERiPTHR31689 PTHR31689, 1 hit
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF01678 DAP_epimerase, 2 hits
TIGRFAMsiTIGR00652 DapF, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS01326 DAP_EPIMERASE, 1 hit

Sequencei

Sequence statusi: Complete.

A9W6A5-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket

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MSLLANRRFL KMHGAGNAIV VLDLRGTAVR VTPAEARAIA ADVHSRFDQL
60 70 80 90 100
MVVHDPVTPG TDAFMRIYNT DGSESGACGN GTRCVGYALL DDPAMARPAE
110 120 130 140 150
NGALTLETKA GLVAVKRITE RSFTVDMGQP RLRWDEIPLA EPFLDTRRIE
160 170 180 190 200
LQVGPIDDPI LHSPAAVSMG NPHAIFFVER DPDSYDLGRI GPLLEAHPIF
210 220 230 240 250
PERANISIAE VTGRDTIKLR VWERGAGLTL ACGTAACATV VAASRLRMIG
260 270 280 290
RAARVALPGG ELSIEWRADD HVLMTGPVYL EGEGTFSPDL FAGIDG
Length:296
Mass (Da):31,833
Last modified:February 5, 2008 - v1
Checksum:iFE2DC28C3F238006
GO

Sequence databases

Select the link destinations:
EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
CP000908 Genomic DNA Translation: ABY31111.1
RefSeqiWP_012254093.1, NC_010172.1

Genome annotation databases

EnsemblBacteriaiABY31111; ABY31111; Mext_2720
KEGGimex:Mext_2720

Similar proteinsi

Entry informationi

Entry nameiDAPF_METEP
AccessioniPrimary (citable) accession number: A9W6A5
Entry historyiIntegrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: March 24, 2009
Last sequence update: February 5, 2008
Last modified: March 28, 2018
This is version 63 of the entry and version 1 of the sequence. See complete history.
Entry statusiReviewed (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)
Annotation programProkaryotic Protein Annotation Program

Miscellaneousi

Keywords - Technical termi

Complete proteome

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