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1.E.40 The Mycobacterial 4 TMS Phage Holin (MP4 Holin) Family

A member of the Mycobacterial 4 TMS Phage Holin family was first identified by Catalao et. al (Catalão et al. 2012). This small family includes several 4 TMS homologues, all of which are from mycobacterial phage. None of these proteins are functionally characterized.

This family belongs to the: Holin Superfamily IV.

References associated with 1.E.40 family:

Catalao MJ., Gil F., Moniz-Pereira J., Sao-Jose C. and Pimentel M. (2013). Diversity in bacterial lysis systems: bacteriophages show the way. FEMS Microbiol Rev. 37(4):554-71. 23043507