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recA DNA recombination/repair protein RecA [ Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655 ]

Gene ID: 947170, updated on 11-Oct-2018

Summary

Gene symbol
recA
Gene description
DNA recombination/repair protein RecA
Primary source
EcoGene:EG10823
Locus tag
b2699
See related
ASAP:ABE-0008876; ECOCYC:EG10823
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
ECK2694; lexB; recH; rnmB; srf; tif; umuB; zab
Summary
RecA does not bind to DNA with extensive stem-loop structures, except in the presence of SSB. [More information is available at EcoGene: EG10823]. In Escherichia coli, RecA serves a variety of biochemical functions: [More information is available at EcoCyc: EG10823].

Genomic context

Sequence:
NC_000913.3 (2822708..2823769, complement)

NC_000913.3Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene alanine--tRNA ligase/DNA-binding transcriptional repressor Neighboring gene RecA inhibitor RecX Neighboring gene NMN aminohydrolase Neighboring gene membrane-bound lytic murein transglycosylase B

Bibliography

GeneRIFs: Gene References Into FunctionsWhat's a GeneRIF?

Pathways from BioSystems

  • Homologous recombination, organism-specific biosystem (from KEGG)
    Homologous recombination, organism-specific biosystemHomologous recombination (HR) is essential for the accurate repair of DNA double-strand breaks (DSBs), potentially lethal lesions. HR takes place in the late S-G2 phase of the cell cycle and involves...
  • Homologous recombination, conserved biosystem (from KEGG)
    Homologous recombination, conserved biosystemHomologous recombination (HR) is essential for the accurate repair of DNA double-strand breaks (DSBs), potentially lethal lesions. HR takes place in the late S-G2 phase of the cell cycle and involves...

Interactions

Products Interactant Other Gene Complex Source Pubs Description

General gene information

Gene Ontology Provided by GO

Function Evidence Code Pubs
protein binding IPI
Inferred from Physical Interaction
more info
PubMed 
single-stranded DNA binding IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
Process Evidence Code Pubs
DNA recombination IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
SOS response IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
cell motility IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
cellular response to DNA damage stimulus IEP
Inferred from Expression Pattern
more info
PubMed 
response to ionizing radiation IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
response to radiation IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
Component Evidence Code Pubs
cytosol IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 

General protein information

Preferred Names
DNA recombination/repair protein RecA

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
    2822708..2823769 complement
    Download
    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. NP_417179.1 DNA recombination/repair protein RecA [Escherichia coli str. K-12 substr. MG1655]

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_417179.1

    Status: PROVISIONAL

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    P0A7G6
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    PRK09354
    Location:1348
    recA; recombinase A; Provisional
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