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Result: Your query found 1 resistance gene(s) from the BacMet Experimentally Confirmed database

Gene_nameExperimentally Verified Resistance Gene InformationPredicted Resistance Gene Information
  • BacMet ID: BAC0662
  • Code for: Enzyme
  • Family: MerB family
  • Sequence: FASTA
  • Cross-database IDs: Link
  • Organism: Bacillus megaterium MB1
  • Location: Chromosome, Transposon TnMERI1
  • Compound: Mercury (Hg), Fluorescein mercuric acetate [class: Organo-mercury], p-chloro-mercuribenzoic acid [class: Organo-mercury], Phenylmercury Acetate [class: Organo-mercury], Thimerosal [class: Organo-mercury], Methylmercury chloride [class: Organo-mercury], Ethylmercury chloride [class: Organo-mercury]
  • Description: Organomercurial lyase merB (merB2) is part of the second mer operon of the transposon TnMERI1 of Bacillus megaterium MB1. This third MerB (MerB3: organomercurial lyse) contributes to confer resistance to a wide range of organomercuric compounds than presence of one merB.
  • Length (amino acid): 242
  • Reference: Huang et al. 1999; Pubmed- 10548738

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