Detailed information of component protein


Component ID T6CP005097
Component protein type TssJ
T6SS ID (Type) T6SS00003 experimental (Type i3)
Strain Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1
Replicon chromosome (H1-T6SS)
Sequence Protein sequence (155 a.a.); Nucleotide sequence (465 bp)
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experimental Experimental investigation has been performed on this T6SS

External database links

Locus tag (Gene) PA0080
Coordinate (Strand) 97754..98218 (-)
NCBI ID NP_248770.1
RefSeq NC_002516
Uniprot ID Q9I752_PSEAE
KEGG ID pae:PA0080

Pfam domain hit(s)

Domain Pfam ID E-value Aligned region
T6SS-SciN PF12790.9 8.8e-41 27..143

Transmembrane helices

  • Transmembrane helices are predicted using TMHMM 2.0 software.

Prediction                 Region     Sequence

Signal peptides
  • Sec/SPI: "standard" secretory signal peptides transported by the Sec translocon and cleaved by Signal Peptidase I (Lep).
  • Sec/SPII: lipoprotein signal peptides transported by the Sec translocon and cleaved by Signal Peptidase II (Lsp).
  • Tat/SPI: Tat signal peptides transported by the Tat translocon and cleaved by Signal Peptidase I (Lep).
Prediction        Probability Cleavage site Signal peptide sequence

  Protein sequence: 155 a.a.    

>T6CP005097 NC_002516:c98218-97754 [Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1] [TssJ]

  Nucleotide sequence: 465 bp    

>T6CP005097 NC_002516:c98218-97754 [Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1] [TssJ]