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HAMAP rule MF_01073

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General rule information [?]

Accession MF_01073
Dates 21-JUL-2003 (Created)
19-NOV-2019 (Last updated, Version 20)
Name MatP
Scope(s) Bacteria
Template(s) P0A8N0 (MATP_ECOLI); [ Recover all ]
Triggered by HAMAP; MF_01073 (Get profile general information and statistics)

Propagated annotation [?]

Identifier, protein and gene names [?]

Identifier MATP
Protein name RecName: Full=Macrodomain Ter protein;
Gene name Name=matP;

Comments [?]

FUNCTIONRequired for spatial organization of the terminus region of the chromosome (Ter macrodomain) during the cell cycle. Prevents early segregation of duplicated Ter macrodomains during cell division. Binds specifically to matS, which is a 13 bp signature motif repeated within the Ter macrodomain.
SIMILARITYBelongs to the MatP family.

Keywords [?]

Gene Ontology [?]

GO:0043565; Molecular function:sequence-specific DNA binding
GO:0051301; Biological process:cell division
GO:0005737; Cellular component:cytoplasm

Cross-references [?]

Pfam PF06303; MatP; 1;

Features [?]

Additional information [?]

Size range 148-157 amino acids
Related rules None
Fusion Nter: None Cter: None

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