GenePage for the murD gene of Escherichia coli K-12

Primary Gene Name: murD
EcoGene Accession Number: EG10620
K-12 Gene Accession Number: ECK0089
MG1655 Gene Identifier: b0088
Gene Name Mnemonic: Murein
Alternate Gene Symbols: None
Description: D-glutamic acid adding enzyme; UDP-N-acetylmuramoyl-L-alanine:D-glutamate ligase
  # bp Upstream # bp Downstream
Verified Start MW: 46973.62 ---------438 aa Pre-Run BlastP UniProt
Pre-Run BlastP NR+Env
Left End: 97087
Left Intergenic Region

Name: mraY_murD

Length: 2 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional+

Left_end: 97085

Right_end: 97086

Centisome: 2.09

Genomic Address
Clockwise
Minute or Centisome (%) = 2.09
Right End: 98403
Right Intergenic Region

Name: murD_ftsW

Length: 1 bp overlap

Orientation: Codirectional+

Left_end: 98403

Right_end: 98403

Centisome: 2.12

A carbamylated lysine residue is present in the active site. MurD also catalyses the synthesis of adenosine 5'-tetraphosphate.

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BamHI EcoRI HindIII