lpxB (Lipid-A-disaccharide synthase)
FEATURES
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ORGANISM
Alkalilimnicola ehrlichii (strain ATCC BAA-1101 / DSM 17681 / MLHE-1)
FAMILY
DESCRIPTION
Also known as LPXB_ALKEH, lpxB. Condensation of UDP-2,3-diacylglucosamine and 2,3-diacylglucosamine-1-phosphate to form lipid A disaccharide, a precursor of lipid A, a phosphorylated glycolipid that anchors the lipopolysaccharide to the outer membrane of the cell.
Also known as LPXB_ALKEH, lpxB. Condensation of UDP-2,3-diacylglucosamine and 2,3-diacylglucosamine-1-phosphate to form lipid A disaccharide, a precursor of lipid A, a phosphorylated glycolipid that anchors the lipopolysaccharide to the outer membrane of the cell.
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lpxB

Lipid-A-disaccharide synthase

Molecular Synopsis