Identification and Partial Characterization of a Novel UDP-N-Acetylenolpyruvoylglucosamine Reductase/UDP-N-Acetylmuramate:L-Alanine Ligase Fusion Enzyme from Verrucomicrobium spinosum DSM 4136(T)
Kubra F Naqvi, Delphine Patin, Matthew S Wheatley, Michael A Savka, Renwick CJ Dobson, Han Ming Gan, Helene Barreteau, Didier Blanot, Dominique Mengin-Lecreulx, Andre O Hudson
Frontiers in Microbiology | FRONTIERS MEDIA SA | Published : 2016
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All, KN, MW, and MS thank the Thomas H. Gosnell School of Life Sciences (GSOLS) and the College of Science (COS) at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) for ongoing support. This work was supported by a Dean's Research Initiation (D-RIG) awarded to AH by the COS at RIT. HG acknowledges the support from the i'Vlonash University Malaysia Tropical Medicine and Biology Multidisciplinary Platform. RD acknowledges the following for funding support in part: (1) the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment (contract UOCX1208), (2) the New Zealand Royal Society Marsden Fund (contract UOC1013), and (3) the US Army Research Laboratory and US Army Research Office under contract/grant number W911NF-11-1-0481. This work was also supported by grants from the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (UMR 9198).