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Peptidoglycan biosynthesis - Xenorhabdus bovienii (strain SS-2004)

 

Model information
Identifier: BMID000000033629
Format: SBML L3 V1 (Layout)
Project: path2models
Categories: metabolic
Submission: 17 May 2012 21:59:07 UTC
Last modified: 10 Dec 2012 13:37:51 UTC
Published: 20 May 2012 00:49:21 UTC
Annotations
occursIn Xenorhabdus bovienii (strain SS-2004) Taxonomy
isDerivedFrom Peptidoglycan biosynthesis KEGG Pathway
Notes
Model of “Peptidoglycan biosynthesis” in “Xenorhabdus bovienii SS-2004”
Peptidoglycan is a macromolecule made of long aminosugar strands cross-linked by short peptides. It forms the cell wall in bacteria surrounding the cytoplasmic membrane. The glycan strands are typically comprised of repeating N-acetylglucosamine (GlcNAc) and N-acetylmuramic acid (MurNAc) disaccharides. Each MurNAc is linked to a peptide of three to five amino acid residues. Disaccharide subunits are first assembled on the cytoplasmic side of the bacterial membrane on a polyisoprenoid anchor (lipid I and II). Polymerization of disaccharide subunits by transglycosylases and cross-linking of glycan strands by transpeptidases occur on the other side of the membrane. Bacterial cell wall biosynthesis inhibitors form a major class of antibiotics.

Graphical representation of 'Peptidoglycan biosynthesis (Xenorhabdus bovienii SS-2004)'
(PNG image hosted by the Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes, KEGG).
This model has been automatically generated by KEGGtranslator V2.2.0 (KEGGtranslator: visualizing and converting the KEGG PATHWAY database to various formats. Wrzodek C, Dräger A, Zell A. Bioinformatics . 2011, 27 :2314-2315) using information coming from the KEGG PATHWAY Database ( original pathway ).
The missing kinetic equations were added by SBMLsqueezer .
This model has been produced by the path2models project, it is currently hosted on BioModels Database and identified by: BMID000000033629 .
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