GenePage for the mcbR gene of Escherichia coli K-12

Primary Gene Name: mcbR
EcoGene Accession Number: EG13773
K-12 Gene Accession Number: ECK1444
MG1655 Gene Identifier: b1450
Gene Name Mnemonic: MqsR-controlled Colanic acid and Biofilm
Alternate Gene Symbols: yncC
Description: MqsR-controlled colanic acid and biofilm regulator; represses mcbA
  # bp Upstream # bp Downstream
MW: 25151.39 ---------221 aa Pre-Run BlastP UniProt
Pre-Run BlastP NR+Env
Left End: 1520262
Left Intergenic Region

Name: curA_mcbR

Length: 197 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional+

Left_end: 1520065

Right_end: 1520261

Centisome: 32.75

Genomic Address
Clockwise
Minute or Centisome (%) = 32.75
Right End: 1520927
Right Intergenic Region

Name: mcbR_yncD

Length: 35 bp gap

Orientation: Convergent

Left_end: 1520928

Right_end: 1520962

Centisome: 32.77

yciGFE is transcribed using RpoS and is silenced by H-NS and the H-NS silencing is reversed by transcription factor McbR(YncC) (Beraud, 2010). McbR can be modified by lysine acetylation in vitro using purified E. coli Pka(YfiQ) (Thao, 2010). The Salmonella McbR(yncC) ortholog is regulated by RpoS.

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BamHI EcoRI HindIII