GenePage for the fadR gene of Escherichia coli K-12

Primary Gene Name: fadR
EcoGene Accession Number: EG10281
K-12 Gene Accession Number: ECK1175
MG1655 Gene Identifier: b1187
Gene Name Mnemonic: Fatty acid degradation
Alternate Gene Symbols: dec; ole; oleR; thdB
Description: Repressor/activator for fatty acid metabolism regulon; fatty acid-responsive transcription factor; fabAB, iclR activator (regulates aceBAK, glyoxylate shunt); fad repressor; homodimeric
  # bp Upstream # bp Downstream
Verified Start MW: 26968.61 ---------239 aa Pre-Run BlastP UniProt
Pre-Run BlastP NR+Env
Left End: 1234938
Left Intergenic Region

Name: nhaB_fadR

Length: 220 bp gap

Orientation: Divergent

Left_end: 1234718

Right_end: 1234937

Centisome: 26.60

Genomic Address
Clockwise
Minute or Centisome (%) = 26.61
Right End: 1235657
Right Intergenic Region

Name: fadR_ycgB

Length: 51 bp gap

Orientation: Convergent

Left_end: 1235658

Right_end: 1235708

Centisome: 26.62

The fad genes are induced and fabAB, iclR are repressed by long chain acyl-CoA thioesters binding to and releasing FadR from the DNA. FadR is a GntR-type DNA-binding transcriptional regulator.

Go to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePageGo to GenePage

BamHI EcoRI HindIII