Family

Poly-beta-1,6-N-acetyl-D-glucosamine synthesis protein IcaD (IPR020510)

Short name: IcaD

Family relationships

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Description

IcaD is essential for the synthesis of poly-beta-1,6-N-acetyl-D-glucosamine (PNAG, also known as PIA), a biofilm adhesin polysaccharide. IcaD is required for full IcaA N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase activity [PMID: 9660830].

Contributing signatures

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