Genes that are sometimes fused into single open reading frames.
Co-purification, co-crystallization, Yeast2Hybrid, Genetic Interactions, etc ... as imported from primary sources.
Proteins whose genes are observed to be correlated in expression, across a large number of experiments.
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from curated databases
Hypothetical protein (209 aa)
Predicted Functional Partners:
Cyanophycin synthetase; Catalyzes the ATP-dependent polymerization of arginine and aspartate to multi-L-arginyl-poly-L-aspartic acid (cyanophycin; a water-insoluble reserve polymer) (873 aa)
Hypothetical protein; Exopeptidase that catalyzes the hydrolytic cleavage of multi-L-arginyl-poly-L-aspartic acid (cyanophycin; a water- insoluble reserve polymer) into aspartate-arginine dipeptides (271 aa)