ICEberg ID187
OrganismStreptococcus pyogenes MGAS6180
Size (bp)37429
GC content [Genome] (%)35 [38]
Insertion site-
FunctionVirulence: encodes cell surface anchored adhesins; R28.
Species that ICE can be transferred to-
Nucleotide SequenceCP000056 (complete ICE sequence in this genome)
Replicon chromosome (1897573 bp, Project:13887) [NC_007296]
Genome coordinates1284967..1322395
Link to view genome context of this ICE in the genome browser
in_silico This is a predicted ICE derivied from literature.

The gene information of 6180-RD.2 is not available.
ElementNo. of sequencesDownload
Nucleotide sequencesFasta
(1) Sitkiewicz I; Green NM; Guo N; Mereghetti L; Musser JM (2011). Lateral gene transfer of streptococcal ICE element RD2 (region of difference 2) encoding secreted proteins. BMC Microbiol. 11:65. [PudMed:21457552] experimental
(2) Beres SB; Musser JM (2007). Contribution of exogenous genetic elements to the group A Streptococcus metagenome. PLoS One. 2(8):e800. [PudMed:17726530]
experimental experimental literature