UniProt functional annotation for P0A0M0

UniProt code: P0A0M0.

Organism: Staphylococcus aureus.
Taxonomy: Bacteria; Firmicutes; Bacilli; Bacillales; Staphylococcus.
 
Function: Staphylococcal enterotoxins cause the intoxication staphylococcal food poisoning syndrome. The illness characterized by high fever, hypotension, diarrhea, shock, and in some cases death.
 
Cofactor: Name=Zn(2+); Xref=ChEBI:CHEBI:29105; Note=Binds 1 zinc ion per subunit. The zinc ion is necessary for the toxin interaction with MHC class II.;
Subcellular location: Secreted.
Similarity: Belongs to the staphylococcal/streptococcal toxin family. {ECO:0000305}.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.