Polysaccharide biosynthesis protein (IPR002797)

Short name: Polysacc_synth

Overlapping homologous superfamilies


Family relationships


Members of this family are integral membrane proteins [PMID: 8118055], and many are implicated in the production of polysaccharide. The family includes RfbX part of the O antigen biosynthesis operon [PMID: 7517390], and SpoVB from Bacillus subtilis (Q00758), which is involved in spore cortex biosynthesis [PMID: 1744050].

GO terms

Biological Process

No terms assigned in this category.

Molecular Function

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Cellular Component

GO:0016020 membrane

Contributing signatures

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