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Rv1874 Rv0241c
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Rv0584 Rv2258c
Updated May 12, 2009
Details
DescriptionPROBABLE GLUTAMATE DECARBOXYLASE GADB
Accession numberRv3432c
Gene namegadB
Gene length1383
Protein length460
Coordinates3850372..3851754
Orientation-
Molecular mass50747.57
Isoelectric point5.41

Database Crossreferences
Deletion Mutant Phenotype
in-vivoguinea pig
 mouse
 rabbit

in-vitroHBMEC
 macrophage

Mutant Survival in DeADMAn (Lamichhane et al., 2005)*

Strain NamePhenotype (Mouse)
JHU3432c-917[no data]
JHU3432c-985[no data]
JHU3432c-988[no data]
 

CDC1551 Homolog
ORFMT3538
Essentiality Prediction
Sassetti et al, 2003*non-essential

JHU Transposon Mutant(s) Available
NameMT#Rv#POIGene LengthAvailable from BEI
JHU3432c-917MT3538Rv3432c9171383yes
JHU3432c-985MT3538Rv3432c9851383yes
JHU3432c-988MT3538Rv3432c9881383no (will be available later)
  
For a list of currently available mutants, please visit BEI's transposon mutant webpage.

If we have not disrupted your gene using random mutagenesis, we may be able to create a knockout mutant for you.  Please click here  to submit a request.

References
Lamichhane, G., M. Zignol, N. J. Blades, D. E. Geiman, A. Dougherty, J. Grosset, K. W. Broman, and W. R. Bishai. (2003) Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 100:7213-7218. [Abstract/Free Full Text]
Sassetti, C. M., Boyd, D. H. & Rubin, E. J. (2003) Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 100:12989-12994. [Abstract/Free Full Text]
Lamichhane G, Tyagi S, Bishai WR (2005) Infect Immun. Apr;73(4):2533-40.
[Abstract/Free Full Text]