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HAMAP rule MF_00173

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General rule information [?]

Accession MF_00173
Dates 1-JUN-2001 (Created)
28-JUN-2022 (Last updated, Version 38)
Name Arg_repressor
Templates P17893 (ARGR_BACSU); P0A6D0 (ARGR_ECOLI); O31408 (ARGR_GEOSE); O86130 (ARGR_BACLD); Q8VL04 (ARGR2_LACPL); P0A1B3 (ARGR_SALTY); P95721 (ARGR_STRCL); Q9WW19 (ARGR_THEMA): [Recover all]

Propagated annotation [?]

Identifier, protein and gene names [?]

Protein name
RecName: Full=Arginine repressor;
Gene name

Comments [?]

Function Regulates arginine biosynthesis genes.
Pathway Amino-acid biosynthesis; L-arginine biosynthesis [regulation].
Subcellular location Cytoplasm.
Similarity Belongs to the ArgR family.

Keywords [?]

Gene Ontology [?]

GO:0003700; Molecular function: DNA-binding transcription factor activity.
GO:0006525; Biological process: arginine metabolic process.
GO:0006355; Biological process: regulation of DNA-templated transcription.
GO:0005737; Cellular component: cytoplasm.

Cross-references [?]

Pfam PF01316; Arg_repressor; 1;
TIGRFAMs TIGR01529; ArgR_whole; 1;

Additional information [?]

Size range 145-179 amino acids
Related rules None
Fusion None
Comments Some members of this family (e.g. Q8GND0) are actually positive coregulators of the arginine catabolism via the arginine deiminase pathway.