Family

Stage V sporulation protein D (IPR011927)

Short name: SpoVD_pbp

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships

None.

Description

This entry describes the SpoVD family of homologues of the cell division protein FtsI, a penicillin binding protein. This family is restricted to Bacillus subtilis and related Gram-positive species with known or suspected endospore formation capability. In these species, the functional equivalent of FtsI is desginated PBP-2B, a paralog of SpoVD.

Contributing signatures

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