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Q4L815 (LUXS_STAHJ) Reviewed, UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

Last modified May 14, 2014. Version 54. 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:SH0901
OrganismStaphylococcus haemolyticus (strain JCSC1435) [Complete proteome] [HAMAP]
Taxonomic identifier279808 [NCBI]
Taxonomic lineageBacteriaFirmicutesBacilliBacillalesStaphylococcus

Protein attributes

Sequence length156 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 – 156156S-ribosylhomocysteine lyase HAMAP-Rule MF_00091
PRO_0000298038

Sites

Metal binding561Iron By similarity
Metal binding601Iron By similarity
Metal binding1231Iron By similarity

Sequences

Sequence LengthMass (Da)Tools
Q4L815 [UniParc].

Last modified August 2, 2005. Version 1.
Checksum: 32A0C2A77A849A5F

FASTA15617,639
        10         20         30         40         50         60 
MTKMNVESFN LDHTKVVAPF VRLAGTMEGL NGDVIKKYDI RFKQPNKEHM EMPGLHSLEH 

        70         80         90        100        110        120 
LMAENIRNHT DKVVDLSPMG CQTGFYVSFI NHDDYEDVLN IIEKTLNDVL EATEVPACNE 

       130        140        150 
VQCGWAASHS LEGAKEIAQA FLDKRNQWSD IFGEGK 

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References

[1]"Whole-genome sequencing of Staphylococcus haemolyticus uncovers the extreme plasticity of its genome and the evolution of human-colonizing staphylococcal species."
Takeuchi F., Watanabe S., Baba T., Yuzawa H., Ito T., Morimoto Y., Kuroda M., Cui L., Takahashi M., Ankai A., Baba S., Fukui S., Lee J.C., Hiramatsu K.
J. Bacteriol. 187:7292-7308(2005) [PubMed] [Europe PMC] [Abstract]
Cited for: NUCLEOTIDE SEQUENCE [LARGE SCALE GENOMIC DNA].
Strain: JCSC1435.

Cross-references

Sequence databases

EMBL
GenBank
DDBJ
AP006716 Genomic DNA. Translation: BAE04210.1.
RefSeqYP_252816.1. NC_007168.1.

3D structure databases

ProteinModelPortalQ4L815.
SMRQ4L815. Positions 3-151.
ModBaseSearch...
MobiDBSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRING279808.SH0901.

Protocols and materials databases

StructuralBiologyKnowledgebaseSearch...

Genome annotation databases

EnsemblBacteriaBAE04210; BAE04210; SH0901.
GeneID3481603.
KEGGsha:SH0901.
PATRIC19617843. VBIStaHae67511_0888.

Organism-specific databases

CMRSearch...

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGCOG1854.
HOGENOMHOG000040372.
KOK07173.
OMARDHLNSD.
OrthoDBEOG68WRBM.

Enzyme and pathway databases

BioCycSHAE279808:GJX7-912-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_STAHJ
AccessionPrimary (citable) accession number: Q4L815
Entry history
Integrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: August 21, 2007
Last sequence update: August 2, 2005
Last modified: May 14, 2014
This is version 54 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