mycothiol biosynthetic process

Known as: mycothiol formation, mycothiol synthesis, mycothiol anabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of mycothiol, which consists of N-acetyl-L-cysteine linked to a pseudodisaccharide, D… (More)
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1997-2017
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2009
2009
We identified the first enzymes that use mycothiol and mycoredoxin in a thiol/disulfide redox cascade. The enzymes are two… (More)
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2008
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2008
Spontaneous mutants of Mycobacterium tuberculosis that were resistant to the anti-tuberculosis drugs ethionamide and isoniazid… (More)
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2008
2008
The glycosyltransferase termed MshA catalyzes the transfer of N-acetylglucosamine from UDP-N-acetylglucosamine to 1-L-myo… (More)
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2006
2006
Mycothiol is the major thiol produced by mycobacteria and is required for growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The final three… (More)
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2006
2006
Data mining of the Corynebacterium glutamicum genome identified 4 genes analogous to the mshA, mshB, mshC, and mshD genes that… (More)
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2006
2006
Mycothiol is the major low-molecular-weight thiol found in actinomycetes, including Mycobacterium tuberculosis, and has important… (More)
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2003
2003
Mycothiol is the major thiol present in most actinomycetes and is produced from the pseudodisaccharide 1D-myo-inosityl 2… (More)
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2002
2002
Mycothiol is the predominant thiol in most actinomycetes, including Mycobacterium tuberculosis, and appears to play a role… (More)
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2000
2000
Mycothiol is a novel thiol produced only by actinomycetes and is the major low-molecular-weight thiol in mycobacteria. Mycothiol… (More)
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1999
1999
Mycothiol (MSH) is the major low molecular weight thiol in mycobacteria. Two chemical mutants with low MSH and one with no MSH… (More)
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