LOCUS       BAC21275.1               169 aa    PRT              PLN 02-NOV-2002
DEFINITION  Allium cepa lachrymatory factor synthase protein.
ACCESSION   AB089203-1
PROTEIN_ID  BAC21275.1
SOURCE      Allium cepa (onion)
  ORGANISM  Allium cepa
            Eukaryota; Viridiplantae; Streptophyta; Embryophyta; Tracheophyta;
            Spermatophyta; Magnoliophyta; Liliopsida; Asparagales;
            Amaryllidaceae; Allioideae; Allieae; Allium.
REFERENCE   1  (bases 1 to 737)
  AUTHORS   Imai,S., Tsuge,N., Tomotake,M., Nagatome,Y., Sawada,H., Nagata,T.
            and Kumagai,H.
  TITLE     Direct Submission
  JOURNAL   Submitted (31-JUL-2002) to the DDBJ/EMBL/GenBank databases.
            Contact:Shinsuke Imai
            House Foods Corporation, SOMATECH Center; 1-4, Takanodai,
            Yotsukaido, Chiba 284-0033, Japan
REFERENCE   2
  AUTHORS   Imai,S., Tsuge,N., Tomotake,M., Nagatome,Y., Sawada,H., Nagata,T.
            and Kumagai,H.
  TITLE     An onion enzyme that makes the eyes water : A flavoursome,
            user-friendly bulb would give no cause for tears when chopped up
  JOURNAL   Nature 419, 685 (2002)
COMMENT     
FEATURES             Qualifiers
     source          /db_xref="taxon:4679"
                     /mol_type="mRNA"
                     /organism="Allium cepa"
     protein         /gene="lfs"
                     /transl_table=1
BEGIN
        1 MELNPGAPAV VADSANGARK WSGKVHALLP NTKPEQAWTL LKDFINLHKV MPSLSVCELV
       61 EGEANVVGCV RYVKGIMHPI EEEFWAKEKL VALDNKNMSY SYIFTECFTG YEDYTATMQI
      121 VEGPEHKGSR FDWSFQCKYI EGMTESAFTE ILQHWATEIG QKIEEVCSA
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