BacMet Experimentally Confirmed database

Result: Details of the source of prediction- tehA

Gene_nameExperimentally Verified Resistance Gene Information Predicted Resistance Gene Information
  • BacMet ID: BAC0384
  • Code for: Membrane Transporter
  • Family: Tellurite-resistance/dicarboxylate transporter (TDT) family
  • Sequence: FASTA
  • Cross-database IDs: Link
  • Organism: Escherichia coli (strain K12)
  • Location: Chromosome
  • Compound: Tellurium (Te), Proflavin [class: Acridine], Tetraphenylphosphonium (TPP) [class: Quaternary Ammonium Compounds (QACs)], Ethidium Bromide [class: Phenanthridine], Crystal Violet [class: Triarylmethane], Dequalinium [class: Quaternary Ammonium Compounds (QACs)], Methyl Viologen [class: Paraquat]
  • Description: Tellurite resistance protein TehA; The gene encodes an integral membrane protein. Responsible for potassium tellurite resistance when present in high copy number. Ion channel involved in potassium tellurite resistance, otherwise phenotypically silent
  • Length (amino acid): 330
  • Reference: Walter et al 1991; Pubmed- 2060788, Taylor et al. 1994; Pubmed- 8169225, Turner et al. 1997; Pubmed- 9021204

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