Summary: Peptidogalycan biosysnthesis/recognition
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FemAB_like is a family of both baterial and Viridiplantae proteins with responsibility for building interpeptide bridges in peptidoglycan. Such a function is feasible for bacteria but less likely for the plant members of this family. Perhaps the plant-members are using homologous proteins to recognise bacterial peptidoglcans as part of their innate immune system .
Goonesekere NC, Shipely K, O'Connor K;, Comput Biol Chem. 2010;34:210-214.: The challenge of annotating protein sequences: The tale of eight domains of unknown function in Pfam. PUBMED:20537955 EPMC:20537955
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This clan contains families related to N-acetyltransferases. N-acetyltransferases catalyse the transfer of acetyl groups from acetyl-CoA to arylamines.
The clan contains the following 33 members:Acetyltransf_1 Acetyltransf_10 Acetyltransf_13 Acetyltransf_15 Acetyltransf_3 Acetyltransf_4 Acetyltransf_5 Acetyltransf_6 Acetyltransf_7 Acetyltransf_8 Acetyltransf_9 Acetyltransf_CG AstA ATE_C ATE_N Autoind_synth DUF1248 DUF1999 DUF2156 DUF3749 FemAB FemAB_like FR47 Gly_acyl_tr_C GNAT_acetyltr_2 GNAT_acetyltran Leu_Phe_trans Mec-17 Mig-14 MOZ_SAS NAT NMT NodA
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|Number in seed:||77|
|Number in full:||2405|
|Average length of the domain:||350.00 aa|
|Average identity of full alignment:||38 %|
|Average coverage of the sequence by the domain:||92.36 %|
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build method: hmmbuild -o /dev/null HMM SEED
search method: hmmsearch -Z 80369284 -E 1000 --cpu 4 HMM pfamseq
|Family (HMM) version:||8|
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