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Cloning and nucleotide sequence of the Enterobacter aerogenes signal peptidase II (lsp) gene.

By L Isaki, M Kawakami, R Beers, R Hom and H C Wu

Abstract

In Escherichia coli, prolipoprotein signal peptidase is encoded by the lsp gene, which is organized into an operon consisting of ileS, lsp, and three open reading frames, designated genes x, orf-149, and orf-316. The Enterobacter aerogenes lsp gene was cloned and expressed in E. coli. The nucleotide sequence of the Enterobacter aerogenes lsp gene and a part of its flanking sequences were determined. A high degree of homology was found between the E. coli ileS-lsp operon and the corresponding genes in Enterobacter aerogenes. Furthermore, the same five genes which constitute an operon in E. coli were found in Enterobacter aerogenes in the same order

Topics: Research Article
Year: 1990
DOI identifier: 10.1128/jb.172.1.469-472.1990
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:208454
Provided by: PubMed Central
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