GenePage for the cydC gene of Escherichia coli K-12

Primary Gene Name: cydC
EcoGene Accession Number: EG10012
K-12 Gene Accession Number: ECK0877
MG1655 Gene Identifier: b0886
Gene Name Mnemonic: Cytochrome d
Alternate Gene Symbols: mdrA; mdrH; surB; ycaB
Description: Glutathione/cysteine ABC transporter permease/ATPase; exports glutathione and cysteine to the periplasm as required for cytochrome assembly
  # bp Upstream # bp Downstream
MW: 62920.17 ---------573 aa Pre-Run BlastP UniProt
Pre-Run BlastP NR+Env
Left End: 927474
Left Intergenic Region

Name: aat_cydC

Length: 41 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional-

Left_end: 927433

Right_end: 927473

Centisome: 19.98

Genomic Address
Counterclockwise
Minute or Centisome (%) = 19.98
Right End: 929195
Right Intergenic Region

Name: cydC_cydD

Length: 0 bp

Orientation: Codirectional-

Left_end: Null

Right_end: Null

Centisome: 20.02

Glutathione transport is more efficient than cysteine transport (Pittman, 2005). Exogenous glutathione or cysteine rescues the swarming motility defect and benzylpenicillin hypersensitivity of cydDC mutants (Pittman, 2002; Pittman, 2005).

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BamHI EcoRI HindIII