ICEberg ID1
OrganismBacteroides fragilis LV23
Size (bp)~52 k
GC content [Genome] (%)-
Insertion site-
Species that ICE can be transferred toBacteroides spp.; Escherichia coli
Nucleotide SequenceAF412331; AF412330 (partical ICE sequence)
experimental This is a ICE derived from experimental literature.

The gene information of BTF-37 is not available.
ElementNo. of sequencesDownload
Nucleotide sequences2Fasta
(1) Hecht DW; Kos IM; Knopf SE; Vedantam G (2007). Characterization of BctA, a mating apparatus protein required for transfer of the Bacteroides fragilis conjugal element BTF-37. Res Microbiol. 158(7):600-7. [PudMed:17720457] experimental
(2) Vedantam G; Hecht DW (2002). Isolation and characterization of BTF-37: chromosomal DNA captured from Bacteroides fragilis that confers self-transferability and expresses a pilus-like structure in Bacteroides spp. and Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol. 184(3):728-38. [PudMed:11790742] experimental
experimental experimental literature