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B1IUY7 (LUXS_ECOLC) Reviewed, UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

Last modified April 16, 2014. Version 39. 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:EcolC_1020
OrganismEscherichia coli (strain ATCC 8739 / DSM 1576 / Crooks) [Complete proteome] [HAMAP]
Taxonomic identifier481805 [NCBI]
Taxonomic lineageBacteriaProteobacteriaGammaproteobacteriaEnterobacterialesEnterobacteriaceaeEscherichia

Protein attributes

Sequence length171 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 – 171171S-ribosylhomocysteine lyase HAMAP-Rule MF_00091
PRO_1000075453

Sites

Metal binding541Iron By similarity
Metal binding581Iron By similarity
Metal binding1281Iron By similarity

Sequences

Sequence LengthMass (Da)Tools
B1IUY7 [UniParc].

Last modified April 29, 2008. Version 1.
Checksum: 131F57F1866DA105

FASTA17119,416
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MPLLDSFTVD HTRMEAPAVR VAKTMNTPHG DAITVFDLRF CVPNKEVMPE RGIHTLEHLF 

        70         80         90        100        110        120 
AGFMRNHLNG NGVEIIDISP MGCRTGFYMS LIGTPDEQRV ADAWKAAMED VLKVQDQNQI 

       130        140        150        160        170 
PELNVYQCGT YQMHSLQEAQ DIARSILERD VRINSNEELA LPKEKLQELH I 

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References

[1]"Complete sequence of Escherichia coli C str. ATCC 8739."
Copeland A., Lucas S., Lapidus A., Glavina del Rio T., Dalin E., Tice H., Bruce D., Goodwin L., Pitluck S., Kiss H., Brettin T., Detter J.C., Han C., Kuske C.R., Schmutz J., Larimer F., Land M., Hauser L. expand/collapse author list , Kyrpides N., Mikhailova N., Ingram L., Richardson P.
Submitted (FEB-2008) to the EMBL/GenBank/DDBJ databases
Cited for: NUCLEOTIDE SEQUENCE [LARGE SCALE GENOMIC DNA].
Strain: ATCC 8739 / DSM 1576 / Crooks.

Cross-references

Sequence databases

EMBL
GenBank
DDBJ
CP000946 Genomic DNA. Translation: ACA76689.1.
RefSeqYP_001724016.1. NC_010468.1.

3D structure databases

ProteinModelPortalB1IUY7.
SMRB1IUY7. Positions 3-161.
ModBaseSearch...
MobiDBSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRING481805.EcolC_1020.

Chemistry

BindingDBB1IUY7.

Proteomic databases

PRIDEB1IUY7.

Protocols and materials databases

StructuralBiologyKnowledgebaseSearch...

Genome annotation databases

EnsemblBacteriaACA76689; ACA76689; EcolC_1020.
GeneID6066897.
KEGGecl:EcolC_1020.
PATRIC18224685. VBIEscCol82905_1089.

Organism-specific databases

CMRSearch...

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGCOG1854.
HOGENOMHOG000040371.
KOK07173.
OMARFKQPNQ.
OrthoDBEOG68WRBM.
ProtClustDBPRK02260.

Enzyme and pathway databases

BioCycECOL481805:GI3G-1046-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_ECOLC
AccessionPrimary (citable) accession number: B1IUY7
Entry history
Integrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: May 20, 2008
Last sequence update: April 29, 2008
Last modified: April 16, 2014
This is version 39 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