|UniProt functional annotation for P0A0L2|
|UniProt code: P0A0L2.|
|Taxonomy:||Bacteria; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Bacillales; Staphylococcus.|
|Function:||Staphylococcal enterotoxins cause the intoxication staphylococcal food poisoning syndrome. The illness is characterized by high fever, hypotension, diarrhea, shock, and in some cases death.|
|Cofactor:||Binds 1 zinc ion per subunit. The zinc ion is necessary for the toxin interaction with MHC class II.|
|Miscellaneous:||This toxin seems to be coded by a bacteriophage.|
|Similarity:||Belongs to the staphylococcal/streptococcal toxin family.|
Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.