Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||Nucleotide and peptide sequences of the open reading frame encoding a truncated toxin a gene of Clostridium difficile strain CCUG 20309|
|Authors:||Song, K.P. |
|Source:||Song, K.P., Bai, X.L., Chang, S.Y. (1999). Nucleotide and peptide sequences of the open reading frame encoding a truncated toxin a gene of Clostridium difficile strain CCUG 20309. Mitochondrial DNA 10 (2) : 93-96. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.3109/10425179909008423|
|Abstract:||Database Accession No.: AF053400 The open reading frame encoding a putative truncated toxin A gene of Clostridium difficile in strain CCUG 20309 (ATCC 8864), a strain that produces toxin B but not toxin A, was sequenced by cycle sequencing method. The coding region contains 2097 base pairs and has a GC content of 26.4 %. The deduced polypeptide is 50 kDa and is generally hydrophilic. Although strain CCUG 20309 of C. difficile was reported not to produce toxin A, it is entero-toxic, an inherent property of toxin A in pathogenic strains of C. difficile. It therefore remains to be determined whether a truncated form of toxin A could actually be expressed from the open reading frame by this strain of C. difficile. © 1999 Informa UK Ltd All rights reserved: reproduction in whole or part not permitted.|
|Source Title:||Mitochondrial DNA|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
Show full item record
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
checked on Jan 17, 2018
WEB OF SCIENCETM
checked on Nov 22, 2017
checked on Jan 21, 2018
Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.