BIO6/YAR069W-A Summary Help

Standard Name BIO6 1
Systematic Name YAR069W-A
Feature Type not in systematic sequence of S288C
Description Putative 7-keto-8-aminopelargonic acid (KAPA) synthetase; in sake strains and S. cerevisiae strains YJM627 and A364a; involved in the biotin biosynthesis pathway; homologs present in S. bayanus, S. paradoxus, S. mikatae and S. kudriavzevii (1, 2)
Name Description BIOtin 1
Gene Ontology Annotations All BIO6 GO evidence and references
Molecular Function
Manually curated
Biological Process
Manually curated
Cellular Component
Manually curated
Classical genetics
External Links All Associated Seq | Search all NCBI (Entrez)
Primary SGDIDS000029723
References cited on this page View Complete Literature Guide for BIO6
1) Wu H, et al.  (2005) Identification and characterization of a novel biotin biosynthesis gene in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Appl Environ Microbiol 71(11):6845-55
2) Hall C and Dietrich FS  (2007) The Reacquisition of Biotin Prototrophy in Saccharomyces cerevisiae Involved Horizontal Gene Transfer, Gene Duplication and Gene Clustering. Genetics 177(4):2293-307