Synechocystis sp. PCC6803 : slr0506

ORF IDslr0506
Gene namepor, pcr
Definitionlight-dependent NADPH-protochlorophyllide oxidoreductase
Position2914828..2915796    
Length322 aa
969 bp   +upstreambp   +downstreambp
CyanoBaseslr0506 por light-dependent NADPH-protochlorophyllide oxidoreductase
UniProtQ59987 Light-dependent protochlorophyllide reductase (EC 1.3.1.33) (PCR) (NADPH-protochlorophyllide oxidoreductase) (POR) (LPOR).
KOK00218 por; protochlorophyllide reductase [EC:1.3.1.33]
Pfam / Prositepf:adh_short
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CommentInactivation of this gene in Plectonema boryanum produced a high-light sensitive mutant [PMID:9559561], and this phenotype is restored under anaerobic conditions [PMID: 17028153].
Remark
Mutantslr0506
Category
Porphyrin and chlorophyll metabolism
Reference
1. Suzuki JY, Bauer CE (1995) A prokaryotic origin for light-dependent chlorophyll biosynthesis of plants. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 92:3749-53. [PMID:7731978]
2. He Q, Brune D, Nieman R, Vermaas W (1998) Chlorophyll alpha synthesis upon interruption and deletion of por coding for the light-dependent NADPH: protochlorophyllide oxidoreductase in a photosystem-I-less/chlL- strain of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Eur J Biochem 253:161-72. [PMID:9578474]
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