Domain

Porin, opacity type (IPR003394)

Short name: Porin_opacity

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

None.

Domain relationships

None.

Description

Pathogenic Neisseria spp. possess a repertoire of phase-variable opacity proteins that mediate various pathogen/host cell interactions [PMID: 10036728]. These proteins are integral membrane proteins related to other porins and the Haemophilus influenzae OpA protein.

GO terms

Biological Process

No terms assigned in this category.

Molecular Function

GO:0015288 porin activity

Cellular Component

GO:0016020 membrane

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
Pfam