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Substance Name: merC protein, Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans
RN: 144998-72-1


  • From Thiobacillus ferrooxidans; plays role in mercury transport; there are two merC, genes merC1 & 2.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • merC protein, Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans


  • Merc gene product
  • Merc1 protein
  • Merc2 protein

Systematic Name

  • Protein (Thiobacillus ferrooxidans clone pTMR15/pTMC45/pTMR30 gene merC1 reduced)

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 144998-72-1

System Generated Number

  • 0144998721