GenePage for the fadB gene of Escherichia coli K-12

Primary Gene Name: fadB
EcoGene Accession Number: EG10279
K-12 Gene Accession Number: ECK3838
MG1655 Gene Identifier: b3846
Gene Name Mnemonic: Fatty acid degradation
Alternate Gene Symbols: oldB
Description: Multifunctional fatty acid oxidation complex subunit alpha; four enzyme activities: L-3-hydroxyacyl-CoA dehydrogenase, 3-hydroxyacyl-CoA epimerase, dodecenoyl-CoA-delta-isomerase, and small-chain-length enoyl-CoA hydratase (cronotase)
  # bp Upstream # bp Downstream
Verified Start MW: 79593.91 ---------729 aa Pre-Run BlastP UniProt
Pre-Run BlastP NR+Env
Left End: 4028782
Left Intergenic Region

Name: fadA_fadB

Length: 9 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional-

Left_end: 4028773

Right_end: 4028781

Centisome: 86.80

Genomic Address
Counterclockwise
Minute or Centisome (%) = 86.80
Right End: 4030971
Right Intergenic Region

Name: fadB_pepQ

Length: 189 bp gap

Orientation: Divergent

Left_end: 4030972

Right_end: 4031160

Centisome: 86.84

FadR regulon. FadAB and FadIJ are paralogs. Binds TrxA (Kumar, 2004).

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BamHI EcoRI HindIII