GapMind for catabolism of small carbon sources

 

D-glucose catabolism in Chromobacterium vaccinii MWU205

Best path

ptsG, crr

Rules

Overview: In most bacteria, glucose is consumed via glucose 6-phosphate, which is a central metabolic intermediate. It can also be oxidized to 2-ketogluconate in the periplasm before uptake and conversion to gluconate 6-phosphate (link). Periplasmic oxidation to gluconate, uptake, and phosphorylation by gnuK is also a potential path to gluconate-6-phosphate, but is not included in GapMind because it is not known to be the major path for glucose utilization in a prokaryote.

39 steps (18 with candidates)

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Step Description Best candidate 2nd candidate
ptsG glucose PTS, enzyme IICB VL52_RS01615 VL52_RS06570
crr glucose PTS, enzyme IIA VL52_RS01610 VL52_RS06575
Alternative steps:
aglE' glucose ABC transporter, substrate-binding component (AglE)
aglF' glucose ABC transporter, permease component 1 (AglF) VL52_RS08420
aglG' glucose ABC transporter, permease component 2 (AglG) VL52_RS08415
aglK' glucose ABC transporter, ATPase component (AglK) VL52_RS04920 VL52_RS12740
bglF glucose PTS, enzyme II (BCA components, BglF)
eda 2-keto-3-deoxygluconate 6-phosphate aldolase VL52_RS05515
edd phosphogluconate dehydratase VL52_RS05510 VL52_RS11430
gadh1 gluconate 2-dehydrogenase flavoprotein subunit
gadh2 gluconate 2-dehydrogenase cytochrome c subunit VL52_RS18000
gadh3 gluconate 2-dehydrogenase subunit 3
gdh quinoprotein glucose dehydrogenase
glcS glucose ABC transporter, substrate-binding component (GlcS)
glcT glucose ABC transporter, permease component 1 (GlcT)
glcU glucose ABC transporter, permease component 2 (GlcU)
glcU' Glucose uptake protein GlcU
glcV glucose ABC transporter, ATPase component (GclV) VL52_RS09435 VL52_RS12740
glk glucokinase VL52_RS05495 VL52_RS08435
gnl gluconolactonase
gtsA glucose ABC transporter, substrate-binding component (GtsA)
gtsB glucose ABC transporter, permease component 1 (GtsB) VL52_RS08420
gtsC glucose ABC transporter, permease component 2 (GtsC) VL52_RS08415 VL52_RS04910
gtsD glucose ABC transporter, ATPase component (GtsD) VL52_RS12740 VL52_RS04920
kguD 2-keto-6-phosphogluconate reductase VL52_RS02475 VL52_RS16495
kguK 2-ketogluconokinase
kguT 2-ketogluconate transporter
manX glucose PTS, enzyme EIIAB
manY glucose PTS, enzyme EIIC
manZ glucose PTS, enzyme EIID
MFS-glucose glucose transporter, MFS superfamily VL52_RS04135
mglA glucose ABC transporter, ATP-binding component (MglA) VL52_RS18715 VL52_RS07675
mglB glucose ABC transporter, substrate-binding component
mglC glucose ABC transporter, permease component (MglC) VL52_RS18720
PAST-A proton-associated sugar transporter A
ptsG-crr glucose PTS, enzyme II (CBA components, PtsG) VL52_RS01615 VL52_RS06570
SemiSWEET Sugar transporter SemiSWEET
SSS-glucose Sodium/glucose cotransporter
SWEET1 bidirectional sugar transporter SWEET1

Confidence: high confidence medium confidence low confidence
transporter – transporters and PTS systems are shaded because predicting their specificity is particularly challenging.

This GapMind analysis is from Sep 24 2021. The underlying query database was built on Sep 17 2021.

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Each pathway is defined by a set of rules based on individual steps or genes. Candidates for each step are identified by using ublast (a fast alternative to protein BLAST) against a database of manually-curated proteins (most of which are experimentally characterized) or by using HMMer with enzyme models (usually from TIGRFam). Ublast hits may be split across two different proteins.

A candidate for a step is "high confidence" if either:

where "other" refers to the best ublast hit to a sequence that is not annotated as performing this step (and is not "ignored").

Otherwise, a candidate is "medium confidence" if either:

Other blast hits with at least 50% coverage are "low confidence."

Steps with no high- or medium-confidence candidates may be considered "gaps." For the typical bacterium that can make all 20 amino acids, there are 1-2 gaps in amino acid biosynthesis pathways. For diverse bacteria and archaea that can utilize a carbon source, there is a complete high-confidence catabolic pathway (including a transporter) just 38% of the time, and there is a complete medium-confidence pathway 63% of the time. Gaps may be due to:

GapMind relies on the predicted proteins in the genome and does not search the six-frame translation. In most cases, you can search the six-frame translation by clicking on links to Curated BLAST for each step definition (in the per-step page).

For more information, see:

If you notice any errors or omissions in the step descriptions, or any questionable results, please let us know

by Morgan Price, Arkin group, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory