Domain

PilC beta-propeller domain (IPR008707)

Short name: PilC_beta_prop_dom

Domain relationships

None.

Description

This domain is found in several PilC protein sequences from Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Neisseria meningitidis. PilC is a phase-variable protein associated with pilus-mediated adherence of pathogenic Neisseria to target cells [PMID: 9467907]. This domain has been shown to adopt a beta-propeller structure [PMID: 20080557].

Contributing signatures

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