GenePage for the pdxK gene of Escherichia coli K-12

Primary Gene Name: pdxK
EcoGene Accession Number: EG12642
K-12 Gene Accession Number: ECK2413
MG1655 Gene Identifier: b2418
Gene Name Mnemonic: Pyridoxine
Alternate Gene Symbols: pdxL; thiJ; yfeI
Description: B6-vitamer kinase; pyridoxine (PN)/pyridoxal (PL)/pyridoxamine (PM) kinase
  # bp Upstream # bp Downstream
MW: 30847.40 ---------283 aa Pre-Run BlastP UniProt
Pre-Run BlastP NR+Env
Left End: 2536386
Left Intergenic Region

Name: crr_pdxK

Length: 42 bp gap

Orientation: Convergent

Left_end: 2536344

Right_end: 2536385

Centisome: 54.64

Genomic Address
Counterclockwise
Minute or Centisome (%) = 54.64
Right End: 2537237
Right Intergenic Region

Name: pdxK_yfeK

Length: 104 bp gap

Orientation: Divergent

Left_end: 2537238

Right_end: 2537341

Centisome: 54.66

Involved in the salvage pathway of pyridoxal 5'-phosphate biosynthesis. 2/15 PdxK peptide masses from MS analysis confirm this start codon and indicate that the initial Met is removed (Maillet, 2007).

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BamHI EcoRI HindIII