Biomolecular NMR Assignments

, Volume 7, Issue 2, pp 145–148 | Cite as

1H, 13C, and 15N resonance assignments of NmtR, a Ni(II)/Co(II) metalloregulatory protein of Mycobacterium tuberculosis



NmtR is a Ni(II)/Co(II)-specific repressor expressed in Mycobacterium tuberculosis, which regulates the transcription of a membrane transporter proposed to mediate cytoplasmic Ni(II)/Co(II) efflux. Here we report the backbone and side chain resonance assignments of the apo-NmtR and the backbone assignments of Ni(II)-bound form of NmtR.


Metalloregulatory protein Winged helix Nickel sensor Allosteric regulation Mycobacterium tuberculosis 



This work was supported by a grant from the NIH (GM042569) to D. P. G. We thank Dr. Hermes Reyes-Caballero for help in purifying the NmtR samples used for this study.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of ChemistryIndiana UniversityBloomingtonUSA
  2. 2.Department of ChemistryChonnam National UniversityGwangjuKorea

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