GenePage for the yjhB gene of Escherichia coli K-12

Primary Gene Name: yjhB
EcoGene Accession Number: EG12544
K-12 Gene Accession Number: ECK4269
MG1655 Gene Identifier: b4279
Gene Name Mnemonic: Systematic nomenclature
Alternate Gene Symbols: None
Description: Putative MFS transporter, function unknown; membrane protein; N-acetylneuraminic acid inducible
  # bp Upstream # bp Downstream
MW: 44103.51 ---------405 aa Pre-Run BlastP UniProt
Pre-Run BlastP NR+Env
Left End: 4504058
Left Intergenic Region

Name: insG_yjhB

Length: 626 bp gap

Orientation: Divergent

Left_end: 4503432

Right_end: 4504057

Centisome: 97.02

Genomic Address
Clockwise
Minute or Centisome (%) = 97.04
Right End: 4505275
Right Intergenic Region

Name: yjhB_yjhC

Length: 11 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional+

Left_end: 4505276

Right_end: 4505286

Centisome: 97.06

YjhB is a member of the Major Facilitator Superfamily (MFS) of transporters. YjhB is regulated by NanR and is 55% similar to the NanT sialic acid transporter and thus may be involved in the transport of sialic acid-related substrates (Kalivoda, 2013).

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BamHI EcoRI HindIII