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VanO-type regulator

The vancomycin resistance gene clusters contain three general categories of genes, the core resistance proteins (VanHAX), the accessory proteins (VanJKWYZ and MurF2), and the sensor-regulator genes (VanRS). The regulator proteins include VanRS (and optionally VanU). These genes are part of a sensor-kinase two-component system. The VanO resistance cluster is similar to VanA and has an inverted VanHOX organization. Its terminal product is D-ala-D-lac.

References

  • http://cid.oxfordjournals.org/content/42/Supplement_1/S25.full,http://www.readcube.com/articles/10.1038/ja.2013.117,http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3957834/

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