Family

Translational regulator Com (IPR019294)

Short name: Translation_reg_Com

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

None.

Family relationships

None.

Description

Com is a bacteriophage protein that acts as a translational regulator of the DNA modification protein Mom [PMID: 6345072, PMID: 11922669]. Binding of Com to the translation intitation region of the mom gene causes a conformational change that is thought to enhancing ribosome binding [PMID: 1826635].

Contributing signatures

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