GenePage for the kgtP gene of Escherichia coli K-12

Primary Gene Name: kgtP
EcoGene Accession Number: EG10522
K-12 Gene Accession Number: ECK2585
MG1655 Gene Identifier: b2587
Gene Name Mnemonic: Ketoglutarate
Alternate Gene Symbols: witA
Description: Alpha-ketoglutarate permease
  # bp Upstream # bp Downstream
MW: 47052.50 ---------432 aa Pre-Run BlastP UniProt
Pre-Run BlastP NR+Env
Left End: 2724448
Left Intergenic Region

Name: yfiM_kgtP

Length: 4 bp overlap

Orientation: Convergent

Left_end: 2724448

Right_end: 2724451

Centisome: 58.70

Genomic Address
Counterclockwise
Minute or Centisome (%) = 58.70
Right End: 2725746
Right Intergenic Region

Name: kgtP_rrfG

Length: 322 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional-

Left_end: 2725747

Right_end: 2726068

Centisome: 58.72

KgtP overexpression reduces intracellular arabinose, but not xylose, concentration; other compounds were not tested (Koita, 2012). Major Facilitator Superfamily (MFS).

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BamHI EcoRI HindIII