Functional Characterization of Streptomyces coelicolor FtsY
This study indicated that the N-terminus was dispensable for FtsY GTPase activity, and that the N-domain plays an essential role in the GTPase activity of the NG domain. In addition, the S.scoelicolor FtsY was able to restore function in an E. coli mutant. However, its NG domain was unable to play any roles.
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Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 343 room, College of Life Science, ZiJinGang Campus, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310058, P.R.China.
Publication date: 2007-04-01
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