nicwallet63 (#1858) 5 days ago
Ytoplasm. It is known to degrade some cytoplasmic proteins as well as membrane proteins (7). Although FtsH is essential for growth, a ftsH strain can be isolated if the cell simultaneously contains an unusually high activity of R-3-hydroxyacyl-ACP dehydrase (encoded by the fabZ gene) (8). The major function of FtsH is the maintenance of the proper lipopolysaccharide/ phospholipids ratio by the deg