GenePage for the fabZ gene of Escherichia coli K-12

Primary Gene Name: fabZ
EcoGene Accession Number: EG11284
K-12 Gene Accession Number: ECK0179
MG1655 Gene Identifier: b0180
Gene Name Mnemonic: Fatty acid biosynthesis
Alternate Gene Symbols: sabA; sefA; sfhC; yaeA
Description: 3R-hydroxymyristoyl acyl carrier protein (ACP) dehydratase
  # bp Upstream # bp Downstream
Verified Start MW: 17032.95 ---------151 aa Pre-Run BlastP UniProt
Pre-Run BlastP NR+Env
Left End: 202101
Left Intergenic Region

Name: lpxD_fabZ

Length: 104 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional+

Left_end: 201997

Right_end: 202100

Centisome: 4.35

Genomic Address
Clockwise
Minute or Centisome (%) = 4.35
Right End: 202556
Right Intergenic Region

Name: fabZ_lpxA

Length: 3 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional+

Left_end: 202557

Right_end: 202559

Centisome: 4.36

FabZ is a member of the HotDog superfamily of thioesterases and dehydratases (Pfam CL0050, PF07977). Binds TrxA (Kumar, 2004).

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BamHI EcoRI HindIII