9.B.183 The Wzy Glycosyltransferase (EpsG) Family
The EspG family consists of glycosyl transferases, some of which are designated Wzy in the protein databases. It belongs to the GT-C clan in Pfam.
Uncharacterized protein of 359 aas
UP of Clostridium butyricum
Wzy protein of 368 aas
Wzy of E. coli
EpsG family protein of 374 aas, Wzy
Wzy of Streptococcus pneumoniae
O-antigen polymerase, Wzy of 374 aas.
Wyz of Salmonella choleraesuis
Uncharacterized protein of 368 aas
UP of Geobacter uraniireducens
The Eps110 protein of 394 aas and 10 TMSs
Esp110 of Streptococcus thermophilus
Uncharacterized protein of 354 aas and 11 - 13 TMSs
UP of Prevotella marshii
Uncharacterized protein of 397 aas and 10 TMSs
UP of Subdoligranulum variabile
EpsG; YveQ; involved in the production of the exopolysaccharide (EPS) component of the extracellular matrix during biofilm formation. EPS is responsible for the adhesion of chains of cells into bundles. Required for biofilm maintenance.
EpsG of Bacillus subtilis