Summary: Bacterial transcriptional repressor
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This family of bacterial transcriptional repressors is characterised by the short approximately 50 amino acid stretch of residues constituting the helix-turn-helix DNA binding motif, around the YRFhY motif. The target proteins that are repressed are involved in the transcriptional control of multi-drug efflux pumps, pathways for the biosynthesis of antibiotics, response to osmotic stress and toxic chemicals, control of catabolic pathways, differentiation processes, and pathogenicity . Another target protein is BetI, an osmoprotectant which controls the choline-glycine betaine pathway in E.coli .
Ramos JL, Martinez-Bueno M, Molina-Henares AJ, Teran W, Watanabe K, Zhang X, Gallegos MT, Brennan R, Tobes R;, Microbiol Mol Biol Rev. 2005;69:326-356. : The TetR family of transcriptional repressors. PUBMED:15944459 EPMC:15944459
Kunin CM, Hua TH, Van Arsdale White L, Villarejo M;, J Infect Dis. 1992;166:1311-1315.: Growth of Escherichia coli in human urine: role of salt tolerance and accumulation of glycine betaine. PUBMED:1431248 EPMC:1431248
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This clan features families of transcriptional regulators for multidrug efflux pumps, which belong to the TetR superfamily. They are induced by the presence of a variety of factors, such as antibiotics or organic solvents. The C-terminal region featured in these families is thought to contain the inducer-binding site; the divergent sequences in this region allow for the binding of a variety of different inducers [1-4].
The clan contains the following 9 members:DUF1956 TetR_C TetR_C_2 TetR_C_3 TetR_C_4 TetR_C_5 TetR_C_6 TetR_C_7 TetR_C_9
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|Number in seed:||258|
|Number in full:||2956|
|Average length of the domain:||109.00 aa|
|Average identity of full alignment:||18 %|
|Average coverage of the sequence by the domain:||54.34 %|
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build method: hmmbuild -o /dev/null HMM SEED
search method: hmmsearch -Z 23193494 -E 1000 --cpu 4 HMM pfamseq
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