Family

TDP-N-acetylfucosamine:lipid II N-acetylfucosaminyltransferase (IPR009993)

Short name: WecF

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

None.

Family relationships

None.

Description

TDP-N-acetylfucosamine:lipid II N-acetylfucosaminyltransferase catalyses the synthesis of Fuc4NAc-ManNAcA-GlcNAc-PP-Und (lipid III) as part of the biosynthetic pathway of enterobacterial common antigen (ECA), a polysaccharide comprised of the trisaccharide repeat unit Fuc4NAc-ManNAcA-GlcNAc [PMID: 11673418].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0009246 enterobacterial common antigen biosynthetic process
GO:0036065 fucosylation

Molecular Function

GO:0008417 fucosyltransferase activity

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

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