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ProGlyProt ID
BU295
Organism Information
Organism Name
Treponema 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 Name
FlaB (flagellar core protein)
Subcellular Location
Periplasm
Function
Major component of the endoflagella which are required for motility of Treponemes.
 
 
Glycosylation Status
Glycosylation Type
Information currently not available with us.
Technique(s) used for Glycosylation Detection
Periodate oxidation-DIG hydrazide labeling
 
 
Literature
Reference(s)
1) 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]
Additional Comments
Flagellins 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 Identification
1998
 
 
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