BacMet Experimentally Confirmed database

Result: Details of the source of prediction- smtB/ziaR

Gene_nameExperimentally Verified Resistance Gene Information Predicted Resistance Gene Information
  • BacMet ID: BAC0366
  • Code for: Regulator
  • Family: Contains 1 HTH arsR-type DNA-binding domain
  • Sequence: FASTA
  • Cross-database IDs: Link
  • Organism: Cyanobacteria (e.g. Synechococcus elongatus (strain PCC 7942) (Anacystis nidulans R2))
  • Location: Chromosome
  • Compound: Zinc (Zn)
  • Description: Repressor protein smtB; regulates the metallothionein synthesis in transcrition level negatively; its a helix-turn-helix protein in the same family of arsR and cadC; binds at imperfect inverted repeat TGAAACA-GT-TATTCA between the transcription initiation site and the ribosome binding site for smtA; Transcriptional repressor of the Expression of the smtA gene. Binds two zinc ions per dimer. The complex of DNA and smtB is dissociated by zinc ions.
  • Length (amino acid): 122
  • Reference: Huckle et al. 1993; Pubmed- 8446025

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