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ProGlyProt ID
BU109
Organism Information
Organism Name
Bacillus anthracis
Domain
Bacteria
Classification
Family: Bacillaceae
Order: Bacillales
Class: Bacilli (or Firmibacteria)
Division or phylum: "Firmicutes"
Taxonomic ID (NCBI)
 
 
Genome Sequence(s)
GenBank
EMBL
Organism Additional Information
Bacillus anthracis is a Gram-positive bacterium that forms spores, the causal agent of anthrax. This lethal infection involves both toxaemia and septicaemia.
 
 
Gene Information
Gene Name
bclB (BA_2450)
NCBI Gene ID
 
 
Protein Information
Protein Name
BclB (collagen-like protein)
UniProtKB/SwissProt ID
NCBI RefSeq
EMBL-CDS
UniProtKB Sequence
Sequence length
366 AA
Subcellular Location
Surface
Function
Spore surface glycoprotein. It is the constituent of the exosporium, a loose covering around the spore.
 
 
Glycosylation Status
Glycosylation Type
Information currently not available with us.
Technique(s) used for Glycosylation Detection
Gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) and tandem mass spectrometry (tandem MS)
 
 
Glycan Information
Glycan Annotation
Contains rhamnose, 3-O-methyl rhamnose, and galactosamine.
 
 
Literature
Reference(s)
1) Waller, L.N., Stump, M.J., Fox, K.F., Harley, W.M., Fox, A., Stewart, G.C. and Shahgholi, M. (2005) Identification of a second collagen-like glycoprotein produced by Bacillus anthracis and demonstration of associated spore-specific sugars. J Bacteriol, 187, 4592-4597. [PubMed: 15968070]
Year of Identification
2005
 
 
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