ProGP165

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ProGP ID ProGP165
Validation Status Uncharacterized
Organism Information
Organism NameTreponema vincentii ATCC 35580 (the parent of LABK4)
Domain Bacteria
Classification Family: Spirochaetaceae
Order: Spirochaetales
Class: Spirochaetes
Division or phylum: "Spirochaetes" or "Spirochaetae"
Protein Information
Protein NameFlaB (flagellar core protein)
Subcellular LocationPeriplasm
Function Major component of the endoflagella which are required for motility of Treponemes.
Glycosylation Status
Glycosylation Type Information currently not available with us.
Glycosite Sequence Logo
Technique(s) used for Glycosylation DetectionPeriodate oxidation-DIG hydrazide labeling
Literature
Additional CommentFlagellins of other strains of Treponema vincentii are also glycosylated. These include T. vincentii ATCC 700013, T. vincentii OMZ 800, T. vincentii (low motility mutant) LABK4, T. vincentii OMZ 803, and T. vincentii RitzA (the parent of OMZ 305A).
Year of Identification1998
Year of Identification Month Wise1998.09.28
Reference1) Wyss, C. (1998) Flagellins, but not endoflagellar sheath proteins, of Treponema pallidum and of pathogen-related oral spirochetes are glycosylated. Infect Immun, 66, 5751-5754. [PubMed: 9826350]
AuthorWyss, C.
Research GroupInstitut für Orale Mikrobiologie und Allgemeine Immunologie, Zentrum für Zahn-, Mund- und Kieferheilkunde der Universität Z urich, CH-8028 Zürich, Switzerland.
Corresponding Author Wyss, C.
ContactInstitut für Orale Mikrobiologie und Allgemeine Immunologie, Zentrum für Zahn-, Mund- und Kieferheilkunde der Universität Z urich, CH-8028 Zürich, Switzerland.