GenePage for the rhsE' pseudogene of Escherichia coli K-12

Primary Gene Name: rhsE'
EcoGene Accession Number: EG10010
K-12 Gene Accession Number: ECK1450
MG1655 Gene Identifier: b1456
Gene Name Mnemonic: Recombination hotspot
Alternate Gene Symbols: None
Description: Pseudogene, Rhs family protein with putative toxin domain
  # bp Upstream # bp Downstream
MW: 76665.95 ---------678 aa Pre-Run BlastP UniProt
Pre-Run BlastP NR+Env
Left End: 1527902
Left Intergenic Region

Name: yncH_rhsE

Length: 749 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional+

Left_end: 1527153

Right_end: 1527901

Centisome: 32.90

Genomic Address
Clockwise
Minute or Centisome (%) = 32.92
Right End: 1529938
Right Intergenic Region

Name: rhsE_ydcD

Length: 17 bp overlap

Orientation: Codirectional+

Left_end: 1529922

Right_end: 1529938

Centisome: 32.96

It has been suggested that all Rhs systems are involved in intercellular growth inhibition, suggesting that the Rhs proteins are secreted from E. coli and that the variable C-terminal domains are toxic to neighboring cells when secreted to the outside of the cell (Koskiniemi, 2013).

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BamHI EcoRI HindIII