GenePage for the dmsD gene of Escherichia coli K-12

Primary Gene Name: dmsD
EcoGene Accession Number: EG13847
K-12 Gene Accession Number: ECK1586
MG1655 Gene Identifier: b1591
Gene Name Mnemonic: DMSO reductase
Alternate Gene Symbols: ynfI
Description: Redox enzyme maturation protein (REMP) for DmsA; twin-arginine leader-binding protein; binds DmsA and TorA TAT signal peptides; required for anaerobic growth on glycerol-DMSO medium; stimulates growth on glycerol-fumarate
  # bp Upstream # bp Downstream
Verified Start MW: 23344.64 ---------204 aa Pre-Run BlastP UniProt
Pre-Run BlastP NR+Env
Left End: 1664506
Left Intergenic Region

Name: ynfH_dmsD

Length: 42 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional+

Left_end: 1664464

Right_end: 1664505

Centisome: 35.86

Genomic Address
Clockwise
Minute or Centisome (%) = 35.86
Right End: 1665120
Right Intergenic Region

Name: dmsD_clcB

Length: 194 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional+

Left_end: 1665121

Right_end: 1665314

Centisome: 35.87

dmsD is the fifth gene in the dmsABC-like operon ynfEFGH-dmsD. torD, dmsD and ycdY are paralogs. Overexpressed YdcY and DmsD interfere with apoTorA maturation by TorD, independent of the TorA signal peptide (Ilbert, 2004). DmsD may assist in DmsAB co-factor insertion. DmsD interacts with TatBC.

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BamHI EcoRI HindIII