Cloning and characterisation of the Neisseria gonorrhoeaearoB gene

@article{Barten1998CloningAC,
  title={Cloning and characterisation of the Neisseria gonorrhoeaearoB gene},
  author={Roland Barten and Thomas F. Meyer},
  journal={Molecular and General Genetics MGG},
  year={1998},
  volume={258},
  pages={34-44}
}
Abstract The gene coding for the 3-dehydroquinate synthetase (aroB) of Neisseria gonorrhoeae has been cloned by functional complementation of an Escherichia coli aroB mutant. The aroB gene isolated from a gonococcal plasmid library encodes a 359 amino acid protein with a molecular mass of 38.6 kDa. Alignment of different prokaryotic and eukaryotic aroB gene products reveals an overall identity ranging from 33 to 55%. An open reading frame coding for an aroK homologue is located immediately… 
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