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|Flybase description||The gene β subunit of type II geranylgeranyl transferase is referred to in FlyBase by the symbol Dmel\βggt-II (CG18627, FBgn0028970).|
|Expression data along the gut||
|Intestinal gene expression in different physiological conditions||
Ecc15: flies orally infected with Erwinia carotovora carotovora 15.
Pe: flies orally infected with Pseudomonas entomophila.
Pe gacA: flies orally infecte with Pseudomonas entomophila gacA.
For methods and description, see Buchon et al. 2009, Cell Host Microbe, and Chakrabarti et al. 2012, Cell Host Microbe.
|Gene details (from Flybase)|| It is a protein_coding_gene from Drosophila melanogaster.
It is reported to have molecular function: CAAX-protein geranylgeranyltransferase activity.
The biological processes in which it is involved are not known.
3 alleles are reported.
No phenotypic data is available.
It has one annotated transcript and one annotated polypeptide.
Protein features are: Prenyltransferase/squalene oxidase; Terpenoid cylases/protein prenyltransferase alpha-alpha toroid.
Summary of modENCODE Temporal Expression Profile: Temporal profile ranges from a peak of moderately high expression to a trough of moderate expression.
Peak expression observed at stages throughout embryogenesis, during early larval stages, during late pupal stages, in stages of adults of both sexes.