Lactate utilization protein B (IPR022825)

Short name: LutB

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This entry represents lactate utilization protein B, which is involved in L-lactate degradation and allows cells to grow with lactate as the sole carbon source [PMID: 19201793]. It is thought to function as an electron transporter during oxidation of L-lactate.

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