Table 2

Candidate virulence factors detected in the chromosome of C. resistens DSM 45100

Identifier

Gene

Predicted protein function (and putative role in virulence)


CRES_2101

surA

surface protein (cell surface variation)

CRES_0606

surB

surface protein (cell surface variation)

CRES_0405

spaA

major pilin subunit of the SpaABC pilus (adhesion)

CRES_0407

spaB

minor pilin subunit of the SpaABC pilus (adhesion)

CRES_0408

spaC

tip protein of the SpaABC pilus (adhesion)

CRES_1049

rpfI

resuscitation-promoting factor-interacting protein (adhesion)

CRES_0767

cwlH

cell wall-associated hydrolase (adhesion)

CRES_0700

choD

cholesterol oxidase (oxidation of cholesterol)

CRES_1191

asa

alkaline ceramidase (hydrolysis of ceramides)

CRES_0207

lipS1

lipase of the LIP superfamily (lipolytic activity)

CRES_1004

lipS2

lipase of the LIP superfamily (lipolytic activity)

CRES_2090

lipS3

lipase of the LIP superfamily (lipolytic activity)

CRES_0539

sgnH

esterase of the SGNH-hydrolase superfamily (lipolytic activity)


Schröder et al. BMC Genomics 2012 13:141   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-141

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