GenePage for the aaeA gene of Escherichia coli K-12

Primary Gene Name: aaeA
EcoGene Accession Number: EG12823
K-12 Gene Accession Number: ECK3230
MG1655 Gene Identifier: b3241
Gene Name Mnemonic: Aromatic (carboxylic) acid efflux
Alternate Gene Symbols: yhcQ
Description: AaeAB p-hydroxybenzoic acid efflux pump MFP component; membrane fusion protein
  # bp Upstream # bp Downstream
MW: 34774.58 ---------310 aa Pre-Run BlastP UniProt
Pre-Run BlastP NR+Env
Left End: 3388194
Left Intergenic Region

Name: aaeB_aaeA

Length: 5 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional-

Left_end: 3388189

Right_end: 3388193

Centisome: 73.00

Genomic Address
Counterclockwise
Minute or Centisome (%) = 73.00
Right End: 3389126
Right Intergenic Region

Name: aaeA_aaeX

Length: 7 bp gap

Orientation: Codirectional-

Left_end: 3389127

Right_end: 3389133

Centisome: 73.02

AaeAB also exports related aromatic carboxylic acids. The aaeA gene is paralogous to ydhJ. Mutants in aaeA(yhcQ) have antibiotic-sensitve biofilms, and may be down-regulated in hepA(rapA) mutants which have a similar phenotype (Lynch, 2007).

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BamHI EcoRI HindIII