I. Information of ICE
ICEberg ID1
Name BTF-37 This ICE is derived from experimental literature
ICEO ID ICEO_0000719
OrganismBacteroides fragilis LV23
Size (bp)~52 kb
GC content [Genome] (%)-
Insertion site-
Species that ICE can be transferred toBacteroides spp.; Escherichia coli
Nucleotide SequenceAF412331; AF412330 (partial ICE sequence)
Putative oriT region -
Putative relaxase -

II. ICE interaction with IME/CIME/

The interaction information of BTF-37 is not available.


The gene information of BTF-37 is not available.
ElementNo. of sequencesDownload
Nucleotide sequences0Fasta
(1) Hecht DW; Kos IM; Knopf SE; Vedantam G (2007). Characterization of BctA, a mating apparatus protein required for transfer of the Bacteroides fragilis conjugal element BTF-37. Res Microbiol. 158(7):600-7. [PubMed:17720457] experimental
(2) Vedantam G; Hecht DW (2002). Isolation and characterization of BTF-37: chromosomal DNA captured from Bacteroides fragilis that confers self-transferability and expresses a pilus-like structure in Bacteroides spp. and Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol. 184(3):728-38. [PubMed:11790742] experimental
experimental experimental literature