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Toxin YafO (IPR020353)

Short name: Toxin_YafO

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Description

YafO is a toxin which inhibits protein synthesis. It acts as a ribosome-dependent mRNA interferase. It forms part of a type II toxin-antitoxin system, where the YafN protein acts as an antitoxin [PMID: 19617347, PMID: 19943910, PMID: 19837801].

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