Family

Type II toxin-antitoxin system, antitoxin Phd/YefM (IPR006442)

Short name: Antitoxin_Phd/YefM

Family relationships

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Description

Members of this family act as antitoxins in type II toxin-antitoxin systems [PMID: 14659018]. When bound to their toxin partners, they can bind DNA via the N terminus and repress the expression of operons containing genes encoding the toxin and the antitoxin [PMID: 20603017].

Contributing signatures

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