Chapter 18. Signal Transduction by Trigger Enzymes: Bifunctional Enzymes and Transporters Controlling Gene Expression

  1. Prof. Dr. Reinhard Krämer2 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Kirsten Jung3
  1. Fabian M. Commichau and
  2. Jörg Stülke

Published Online: 29 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527629237.ch18

Bacterial Signaling

Bacterial Signaling

How to Cite

Commichau, F. M. and Stülke, J. (2009) Signal Transduction by Trigger Enzymes: Bifunctional Enzymes and Transporters Controlling Gene Expression, in Bacterial Signaling (eds R. Krämer and K. Jung), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527629237.ch18

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Cologne, Insitute of Biochemistry, Zülpicher Strasse 47, 50674 Cologne, Germany

  2. 3

    Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Department of Biology – Microbiology, Grosshaderner Strasse 2–4, 82152 Planegg-Martinsried, Germany

Author Information

  1. Georg-August-University Göttingen, Department of General Microbiology, Griesebachstrasse 8, 37077 Göttingen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 16 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527323654

Online ISBN: 9783527629237

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Keywords:

  • signal transduction;
  • trigger enzymes;
  • bifunctional enzyme;
  • transporter;
  • gene expression;
  • transcriptional regulation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Trigger Enzymes Active as DNA-Binding Transcription Factors

  • Trigger Enzymes Involved in Post-Transcriptional Regulation via Protein–RNA Interaction

  • Trigger Enzymes Controlling Gene Expression by Signal-Dependent Phosphorylation of Transcription Regulators

  • Trigger Enzymes Controlling the Activity of Transcription Factors by Protein–Protein Interactions

  • Evolution of Trigger Enzymes: From Enzymes via Trigger Enzymes to Regulators

  • References