Chapter 22. ppGpp Signaling

  1. Prof. Dr. Reinhard Krämer2 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Kirsten Jung3
  1. Rolf Wagner

Published Online: 29 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527629237.ch22

Bacterial Signaling

Bacterial Signaling

How to Cite

Wagner, R. (2009) ppGpp Signaling, in Bacterial Signaling (eds R. Krämer and K. Jung), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527629237.ch22

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. Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Institut für Physikalische Biologie, Universitätsstrasse 1, 40225 Düsseldorf, 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:

  • (p)ppGpp;
  • global regulator;
  • macromolecular synthesis;
  • transcription;
  • RNA polymerase

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Induction of the Effector (p)ppGpp Through Synthesis and Degradation

  • ppGpp – A Bona Fide Global Regulator

  • Effects on Macromolecular Synthesis

  • Regulation of Transcription: RNA Polymerase is the Target

  • References