GenePage for the ygiW gene of Escherichia coli K-12

Primary Gene Name: ygiW
EcoGene Accession Number: EG13025
K-12 Gene Accession Number: ECK3015
MG1655 Gene Identifier: b3024
Gene Name Mnemonic: Systematic nomenclature
Alternate Gene Symbols: None
Description: Hydrogen peroxide and cadmium resistance periplasmic protein; stress-induced OB fold domain protein; binds CsrB sRNA
  # bp Upstream # bp Downstream
Verified Start MW: 14010.76 ---------130 aa Pre-Run BlastP UniProt
Pre-Run BlastP NR+Env
Left End: 3169284
Left Intergenic Region

Name: ygiV_ygiW

Length: 52 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional-

Left_end: 3169232

Right_end: 3169283

Centisome: 68.28

Genomic Address
Counterclockwise
Minute or Centisome (%) = 68.28
Right End: 3169676
Right Intergenic Region

Name: ygiW_qseB

Length: 151 bp gap

Orientation: Divergent

Left_end: 3169677

Right_end: 3169827

Centisome: 68.29

A ygiW mutant strain is sensitive to hydrogen peroxide and cadmium (Lee, 2010). YgiW was identified as a CsrB sRNA binding protein (Windbichler, 2008). YgiW has a bacterial OB fold domain (BOF, PF04076) (Ginalski, 2004). ydeI and ygiW are paralogs.

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BamHI EcoRI HindIII