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HAMAP rule MF_01197

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General rule information [?]

Accession MF_01197
Dates 21-APR-2008 (Created)
19-NOV-2019 (Last updated, Version 17)
Name SepF
Template O31728 (SEPF_BACSU)

Propagated annotation [?]

Identifier, protein and gene names [?]

Protein name
RecName: Full=Cell division protein SepF;
Gene name

Comments [?]

Function Cell division protein that is part of the divisome complex and is recruited early to the Z-ring. Probably stimulates Z-ring formation, perhaps through the cross-linking of FtsZ protofilaments. Its function overlaps with FtsA.
Subunit Homodimer. Interacts with FtsZ.
Subcellular location Cytoplasm. Note=Localizes to the division site, in a FtsZ-dependent manner.
Similarity Belongs to the SepF family.

Keywords [?]

Gene Ontology [?]

GO:0090529; Biological process: cell septum assembly.
GO:0043093; Biological process: FtsZ-dependent cytokinesis.
GO:0005737; Cellular component: cytoplasm.

Cross-references [?]

Pfam PF04472; DUF552; 1;

Additional information [?]

Size range 123-280 amino acids
Related rules None
Fusion None
Comments SepF is present in Gram-positive bacteria and cyanobacteria.