Family

Bacteriophage SPP1, head-tail adaptor (IPR008767)

Short name: Phage_SPP1_head-tail_adaptor

Family relationships

None.

Description

This entry describes the head-tail adaptor protein of bacteriophage SPP1 and related proteins in other bacteriophage and prophage regions of bacterial genomes. Homologues are also found in Gene Transfer Agents (GTA) [PMID: 11382219], including ORFg7 (RCAP_rcc01689) of the GTA of Rhodobacter capsulatus (Rhodopseudomonas capsulata) [see Fig.1, in PMID: 12399927].

Contributing signatures

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