antibiotic sensitive embB

Accession ARO:3000765
DefinitionEmbB is an arabinosyltransferase that works as a heterodimer with EmbA. It is involved in the synthesis of arabinogalactan, a component of the mycobacterial cell wall.
Classification3 ontology terms | Show
Parent Term(s)2 ontology terms | Show
+ antibiotic sensitive aftA
+ targeted_by_antibiotic ethambutol [Antibiotic]
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+ ethambutol resistant embB [AMR Gene Family] derives_from

Amin AG, et al. 2008. Microbiology 154(PT 1): 240-248. EmbA is an essential arabinosyltransferase in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. (PMID 18174142)