1.E.39 The Mycobacterial Phage PBI1 Gp36 Holin (Gp36 Hol) Family

The Gp36 Hol family consists of a single protein, Gp36 of Mycobacterial phage PBI1 (116 aas; 2 TMSs).  This putative holin was identified by Castalao et al. (2012).  It may be distantly related to members of TM family 1.E.36.



Catalao MJ., Gil F., Moniz-Pereira J., Sao-Jose C. and Pimentel M. (2013). Diversity in bacterial lysis systems: bacteriophages show the way. FEMS Microbiol Rev. 37(4):554-71.


TC#NameOrganismal TypeExample

Putative holin Gp29 of 116 aas and 2 TMSs (Catal√£o et al. 2012).

Mycobacterial phage

Gp29 of mycobacterial phage Angel


Holin of 116 aas and 2 TMSs.

Holin of Mycobacterium phage Avocado


Holin of 84 aas and 2 TMSs.

Holin of Rhodococcus phage Trina


Putative holin of 84 aas and 2 TMSs.

Holin of Rhodococcus phage REQ1


Putative holin of 70 aas and 1 TMS.

Putative holin of Amycolatopsis rifamycinica