Bacteriophage T12 of Streptococcus pyogenes integrates into the gene encoding a serine tRNA

@article{McShan1997BacteriophageTO,
  title={Bacteriophage T12 of Streptococcus pyogenes integrates into the gene encoding a serine tRNA},
  author={W. M. McShan and Y. Tang and J. Ferretti},
  journal={Molecular Microbiology},
  year={1997},
  volume={23}
}
The region of temperate bacteriophage T12 responsible for integration into the chromosome of Streptococcus pyogenes has been identified. The integrase gene (int) and the phage attachment site (attP) are found immediately upstream of the gene for speA, the latter of which is known to be responsible for the production of erythrogenic toxin A (also known as pyrogenic exotoxin A). The integrase gene has a coding capacity for a protein of 41 457 Da, and the C‐terminus of the deduced protein is… Expand
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