Family

Spore cortex-lytic enzyme SleB (IPR014224)

Short name: Spore_cortex_SleB

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

None.

Family relationships

None.

Description

The entry represents the spore cortex-lytic enzyme SleB from Bacillus subtilis and other Gram-positive, endospore-forming bacterial species. SleB is stored in an inactive form in the spore and activated during germination.

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0009847 spore germination

Molecular Function

GO:0003824 catalytic activity

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

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