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3.A.1.17.1
Taurine (2-aminoethane sulfonate) porter

Accession Number:Q47539
Protein Name:TauC aka SSIC aka B0367
Length:275
Molecular Weight:29812.00
Species:Escherichia coli [83333]
Number of TMSs:6
Location1 / Topology2 / Orientation3: Cell inner membrane1 / Multi-pass membrane protein2
Substrate Taurine

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Genevestigator: Q47539
EchoBASE: EB3086
EcoGene: EG13301
eggNOG: COG0600
HEGENOM: HBG754934
RefSeq: AP_001018.1    NP_414901.1   
Entrez Gene ID: 945026   
Pfam: PF00528   
BioCyc: EcoCyc:TAUC-MONOMER    ECOL168927:B0367-MONOMER   
KEGG: ecj:JW0359    eco:b0367   

Gene Ontology

GO:0016021 C:integral to membrane
GO:0005886 C:plasma membrane
GO:0005215 F:transporter activity
GO:0006810 P:transport

References (4)

[1] “Identification of sulfate starvation-regulated genes in Escherichia coli: a gene cluster involved in the utilization of taurine as a sulfur source.”  van der Ploeg J.R.et.al.   8808933
[2] “The complete genome sequence of Escherichia coli K-12.”  Blattner F.R.et.al.   9278503
[3] “Highly accurate genome sequences of Escherichia coli K-12 strains MG1655 and W3110.”  Hayashi K.et.al.   16738553
[4] “Global topology analysis of the Escherichia coli inner membrane proteome.”  Daley D.O.et.al.   15919996

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FASTA formatted sequence
1:	MSVLINEKLH SRRLKWRWPL SRQVTLSIGT LAVLLTVWWT VATLQLISPL FLPPPQQVLE 
61:	KLLTIAGPQG FMDATLWQHL AASLTRIMLA LFAAVLFGIP VGIAMGLSPT VRGILDPIIE 
121:	LYRPVPPLAY LPLMVIWFGI GETSKILLIY LAIFAPVAMS ALAGVKSVQQ VRIRAAQSLG 
181:	ASRAQVLWFV ILPGALPEIL TGLRIGLGVG WSTLVAAELI AATRGLGFMV QSAGEFLATD 
241:	VVLAGIAVIA IIAFLLELGL RALQRRLTPW HGEVQ