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dcm DNA-cytosine methyltransferase [ Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655 ]

Gene ID: 946479, updated on 11-Oct-2018

Summary

Gene symbol
dcm
Gene description
DNA-cytosine methyltransferase
Primary source
EcoGene:EG10211
Locus tag
b1961
See related
ASAP:ABE-0006509; ECOCYC:EG10211
Gene type
protein coding
RefSeq status
PROVISIONAL
Organism
Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655 (strain: K-12, substrain: MG1655)
Lineage
Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacterales; Enterobacteriaceae; Escherichia
Also known as
ECK1959; mec
Summary
Dcm is a DNA cytosine methyltransferase that preferentially methylates sites of sequence 5' C-MeC-T 3' . [More information is available at EcoCyc: EG10211].

Genomic context

Sequence:
NC_000913.3 (2030899..2032317, complement)

NC_000913.3Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene conserved inner membrane protein YedI Neighboring gene putative transporter YedA Neighboring gene DNA mismatch endonuclease of the very short patch (VSP) mismatch repair pathway Neighboring gene putative HD superfamily phosphohydrolase YedJ Neighboring gene putative inner membrane protein

Pathways from BioSystems

General gene information

Gene Ontology Provided by GO

Function Evidence Code Pubs
DNA (cytosine-5-)-methyltransferase activity IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
protein binding IPI
Inferred from Physical Interaction
more info
PubMed 
Process Evidence Code Pubs
C-5 methylation of cytosine IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 

General protein information

Preferred Names
DNA-cytosine methyltransferase
NP_416470.1

NCBI Reference Sequences (RefSeq)

Genome Annotation

The following sections contain reference sequences that belong to a specific genome build. Explain

Reference assembly

Genomic

  1. NC_000913.3 Reference assembly

    Range
    2030899..2032317 complement
    Download
    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. NP_416470.1 DNA-cytosine methyltransferase [Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655]

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_416470.1

    Status: PROVISIONAL

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    P0AED9
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    PRK10458
    Location:1465
    PRK10458; DNA cytosine methylase; Provisional
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