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aspC aspartate aminotransferase [ Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655 ]

Gene ID: 945553, updated on 2-May-2024

Summary

Gene symbol
aspC
Gene description
aspartate aminotransferase
Primary source
ASAP:ABE-0003150
Locus tag
b0928
See related
ECOCYC:EG10096
Gene type
protein coding
RefSeq status
PROVISIONAL
Organism
Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655 (strain: K-12, substrain: MG1655)
Lineage
Bacteria; Pseudomonadota; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacterales; Enterobacteriaceae; Escherichia
Also known as
ECK0919
Summary
Aspartate aminotransferase (AspC) is a multifunctional enzyme that catalyzes the synthesis of aspartate, phenylalanine and other compounds via a transamination reaction. [More information is available at EcoCyc: EG10096].
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Genomic context

Sequence:
NC_000913.3 (984519..985709, complement)

NC_000913.3Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene peptidoglycan L,D-endopeptidase Neighboring gene hydroxyacylglutathione hydrolase GloC Neighboring gene outer membrane porin F Neighboring gene asparagine--tRNA ligase

Bibliography

GeneRIFs: Gene References Into Functions

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Interactions

Products Interactant Other Gene Complex Source Pubs Description

General gene information

Gene Ontology Provided by EcoCyc

Function Evidence Code Pubs
enables L-aspartate:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase activity IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
enables L-aspartate:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase activity IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
enables L-aspartate:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase activity IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
enables L-tyrosine:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase activity IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
enables L-tyrosine:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase activity IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
enables catalytic activity IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
enables identical protein binding IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
enables identical protein binding IPI
Inferred from Physical Interaction
more info
PubMed 
enables protein homodimerization activity IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
enables pyridoxal phosphate binding IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
enables pyridoxal phosphate binding IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
enables pyridoxal phosphate binding IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
enables transaminase activity IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
Component Evidence Code Pubs
located_in cytoplasm IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
located_in cytoplasm IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
located_in cytosol HDA PubMed 
is_active_in cytosol IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 

General protein information

Preferred Names
aspartate aminotransferase
NP_415448.1

NCBI Reference Sequences (RefSeq)

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Genome Annotation

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Reference assembly

Genomic

  1. NC_000913.3 Reference assembly

    Range
    984519..985709 complement
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mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. NP_415448.1 aspartate aminotransferase [Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655]

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_415448.1

    Status: PROVISIONAL

    UniProtKB/TrEMBL
    A0A485JK82, Q304P7
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    PRK09257
    Location:1396
    PRK09257; aromatic amino acid transaminase