Homologous Superfamily

Mitogen Ypm superfamily (IPR036475)

Short name: Mitogen_Ypm_sf

Description

Members of this family of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis mitogens adopt a sandwich structure consisting of nine strands in two beta sheets, in a jelly-roll topology. As with other superantigens, they are able to excessively activate T cells by binding to the T cell receptor [PMID: 14725774].

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
GENE3D
SUPERFAMILY