Family

Cro repressor, HK022-type (IPR020114)

Short name: Cro_repressor_HK022-type

Family relationships

None.

Description

This entry contains the Cro repressor from Enterobacteria phage HK022 (Bacteriophage HK022). It binds to DNA as a highly flexible dimer and acts to turn off early gene transcription during the lytic cycle [PMID: 11245215, PMID: 8487297, PMID: 8244923]. In all respects it is a homologue of lambda Cro (see IPR000655).

Contributing signatures

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