Summary: Outer membrane protein G (OmpG)
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|Outer membrane protein G (OmpG)|
Escherichia coli OmpG forms a 14-stranded beta-barrel and in contrast to most porins, appears to function as a monomer. The central pore of OmpG is wider than other E. coli porins and it is speculated that it may form a non-specific channel for the transport of larger oligosaccharides.
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Porins are channel proteins in the outer membrane of gram negative bacteria which mediate the uptake of molecules required for growth and survival. Escherichia coli OmpG forms a 14 stranded beta-barrel and in contrast to most porins, appears to function as a monomer . The central pore of OmpG is wider than other E. coli porins and it is speculated that it may form a non-specific channel for the transport of larger oligosaccharides .
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InterPro entry IPR018981
Porins are channel proteins in the outer membrane of Gram-negative bacteria which mediate the uptake of molecules required for growth and survival. Escherichia coli OmpG forms a 14 stranded beta-barrel and in contrast to most porins, appears to function as a monomer [PUBMED:16797588]. The central pore of OmpG is wider than other E. coli porins and it is speculated that it may form a non-specific channel for the transport of larger oligosaccharides [PUBMED:16797588].
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This clan gathers together a large set of beta barrel membrane proteins.Although these proteins have different numbers of beta strands in the barrel they have significant sequence similarity between families.
The clan contains the following 54 members:Ail_Lom Autotransporter Bac_surface_Ag Campylo_MOMP Channel_Tsx CopB DUF1302 DUF1597 DUF2320 DUF2490 DUF2860 DUF3078 DUF3138 DUF3187 DUF3308 DUF3374 DUF3575 DUF4289 DUF481 DUF560 Gcw_chp HP_OMP HP_OMP_2 KdgM LamB Legionella_OMP MipA OMP_b-brl OMP_b-brl_2 OMP_b-brl_3 OmpA_membrane Omptin OmpW Opacity OpcA OprB OprD OprF OstA_C PagL Phenol_MetA_deg Porin_1 Porin_2 Porin_4 Porin_O_P Porin_OmpG ShlB Surface_Ag_2 Toluene_X TonB_dep_Rec TraF_2 TSA Usher YfaZ
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|Number in seed:||4|
|Number in full:||299|
|Average length of the domain:||288.50 aa|
|Average identity of full alignment:||92 %|
|Average coverage of the sequence by the domain:||99.37 %|
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