Gene ID: MAB_0001
Full_Name: Chromosomal replication initiator protein DnaA
Length: 491 amino acids
Description: Plays an important role in the initiation and regulation of chromosomal replication. Binds to the origin of replication; it binds specifically double-stranded DNA at a 9 bp consensus (dnaA box): 5'-TTATC[CA]A[CA]A-3'. DnaA binds to ATP and to acidic phospholipids.