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Family: TraH (PF06122)

Summary: Conjugative relaxosome accessory transposon protein

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The TraH protein is thought to be a relaxosome accessory component, also necessary for transfer but not for H-pilus synthesis within the conjugative transposon [2] [3].

Literature references

  1. Ham LM, Firth N, Skurray R; , Gene 1989;75:157-165.: Nucleotide sequence of the F plasmid transfer gene, traH: identification of a new gene and a promoter within the transfer operon. PUBMED:2656408 EPMC:2656408

  2. Lawley TD, Gilmour MW, Gunton JE, Standeven LJ, Taylor DE; , J Bacteriol. 2002;184:2173-2180.: Functional and mutational analysis of conjugative transfer region 1 (Tra1) from the IncHI1 plasmid R27. PUBMED:11914349 EPMC:11914349

  3. Maneewannakul S, Maneewannakul K, Ippen-Ihler K; , J Bacteriol. 1992;174:5567-5574.: Characterization, localization, and sequence of F transfer region products: the pilus assembly gene product TraW and a new product, TrbI. PUBMED:1355084 EPMC:1355084


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This tab holds annotation information from the InterPro database.

InterPro entry IPR010927

Six Tra proteins encoded by the F plasmid and required by F(+) cells to elaborate F pili. The six proteins are TraH, TraF, TraW, TraU, TrbI, and TrbB. Except for TrbI, these proteins were all identified as hallmarks of F-like type IV secretion systems (TFSSs), with no homologues among TFSS genes of P-type or I-type systems. With the exception of TrbI, which is an inner membrane protein, the remaining proteins are or are predicted to be periplasmic. TrbI consists of one membrane-spanning segment near its N terminus and an 88-residue, hydrophilic domain that extends into the periplasm [PUBMED:15292150]. It has been proposed that the TraH interaction group is to control F-pilus extension and retraction during conjugation [PUBMED:2656408, PUBMED:11914349, PUBMED:1355084].

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Seed source: Pfam-B_10166 (release 9.0)
Previous IDs: none
Type: Family
Author: Moxon SJ, Coggill P
Number in seed: 41
Number in full: 471
Average length of the domain: 338.70 aa
Average identity of full alignment: 34 %
Average coverage of the sequence by the domain: 76.51 %

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Model details:
Parameter Sequence Domain
Gathering cut-off 25.0 25.0
Trusted cut-off 28.5 28.4
Noise cut-off 24.4 24.3
Model length: 361
Family (HMM) version: 6
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