1.C.78 The Crystal Protein (Cry) Family
Crystal proteins of Bacillus thuringiensis form pores in lepidopteran larvae and have insecticidal activity (Brown and Whiteley, 1992; Okumura et al., 2006). They form discrete families, some of which are related to other cytotoxins from a variety of bacteria.
The generalized transport reaction is:
ions (in) ions (out)