Family

EspG family (IPR025734)

Short name: EspG

Family relationships

None.

Description

This family of proteins includes the the EspG1, EspG2 and EspG3 proteins from Mycobacterium tuberculosis. These proteins are involved in the ESAT-6 secretion system 1 (ESX-1) of Mycobacterium tuberculosis which is important for virulence and intercellular spread [PMID: 17433643].

Contributing signatures

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