AHL-driven Quorum-Sensing Circuits: Their Frequency and Function Among the Proteobacteria

ISME J. 2008 Apr;2(4):345-9. doi: 10.1038/ismej.2008.13. Epub 2008 Feb 14.

MeSH terms

  • Acyl-Butyrolactones / pharmacology*
  • Bacterial Proteins / genetics
  • Gene Expression Regulation, Bacterial
  • Genome, Bacterial*
  • Phylogeny
  • Proteobacteria / genetics*
  • Proteobacteria / growth & development*
  • Proteobacteria / metabolism
  • Quorum Sensing / drug effects
  • Quorum Sensing / genetics*
  • Repressor Proteins / genetics
  • Signal Transduction*
  • Trans-Activators / genetics
  • Transcription Factors / genetics

Substances

  • Acyl-Butyrolactones
  • Bacterial Proteins
  • LuxI protein, Bacteria
  • Repressor Proteins
  • Trans-Activators
  • Transcription Factors
  • LuxR autoinducer binding proteins