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Protein

Presenilin-2

Gene

psen2

Organism
Xenopus laevis (African clawed frog)
Status
Reviewed-Annotation score: Annotation score: 4 out of 5-Experimental evidence at transcript leveli

Functioni

Probable catalytic subunit of the gamma-secretase complex, an endoprotease complex that catalyzes the intramembrane cleavage of integral membrane proteins such as Notch receptors (By similarity). May play a role in negative regulation of apoptotic cascades during oogenesis and embryogenesis, and in developmentally matured tissues such as brain tissue.By similarity

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)LengthDescriptionGraphical viewFeature identifierActions
Active sitei266 – 2661By similarity
Active sitei367 – 3671By similarity

GO - Molecular functioni

GO - Biological processi

Complete GO annotation...

Keywords - Molecular functioni

Hydrolase, Protease

Keywords - Biological processi

Notch signaling pathway

Protein family/group databases

MEROPSiA22.002.

Names & Taxonomyi

Protein namesi
Recommended name:
Presenilin-2 (EC:3.4.23.-)
Short name:
PS-2
Alternative name(s):
Presenilin beta
Short name:
PS-beta
Gene namesi
Name:psen2
OrganismiXenopus laevis (African clawed frog)
Taxonomic identifieri8355 [NCBI]
Taxonomic lineageiEukaryotaMetazoaChordataCraniataVertebrataEuteleostomiAmphibiaBatrachiaAnuraPipoideaPipidaeXenopodinaeXenopusXenopus

Organism-specific databases

XenbaseiXB-GENE-6252626. psen2.

Subcellular locationi

Topology

Feature keyPosition(s)LengthDescriptionGraphical viewFeature identifierActions
Topological domaini1 – 9090CytoplasmicSequence analysisAdd
BLAST
Transmembranei91 – 11121HelicalSequence analysisAdd
BLAST
Topological domaini112 – 14130LumenalSequence analysisAdd
BLAST
Transmembranei142 – 16221HelicalSequence analysisAdd
BLAST
Topological domaini163 – 1697CytoplasmicSequence analysis
Transmembranei170 – 19021HelicalSequence analysisAdd
BLAST
Topological domaini191 – 20313LumenalSequence analysisAdd
BLAST
Transmembranei204 – 22421HelicalSequence analysisAdd
BLAST
Topological domaini225 – 2262CytoplasmicSequence analysis
Transmembranei227 – 24721HelicalSequence analysisAdd
BLAST
Topological domaini248 – 2525LumenalSequence analysis
Transmembranei253 – 27321HelicalSequence analysisAdd
BLAST
Topological domaini274 – 36289CytoplasmicSequence analysisAdd
BLAST
Transmembranei363 – 38321HelicalSequence analysisAdd
BLAST
Topological domaini384 – 3896LumenalSequence analysis
Transmembranei390 – 41021HelicalSequence analysisAdd
BLAST
Topological domaini411 – 4144CytoplasmicSequence analysis
Intramembranei415 – 43521HelicalSequence analysisAdd
BLAST
Topological domaini436 – 44914CytoplasmicSequence analysisAdd
BLAST

GO - Cellular componenti

Complete GO annotation...

Keywords - Cellular componenti

Endoplasmic reticulum, Golgi apparatus, Membrane

PTM / Processingi

Molecule processing

Feature keyPosition(s)LengthDescriptionGraphical viewFeature identifierActions
Chaini1 – 449449Presenilin-2PRO_0000073900Add
BLAST

Amino acid modifications

Feature keyPosition(s)LengthDescriptionGraphical viewFeature identifierActions
Glycosylationi387 – 3871N-linked (GlcNAc...)Sequence analysis

Keywords - PTMi

Glycoprotein

Expressioni

Tissue specificityi

Highest expression in ovaries and to a lesser extent in kidney, brain, eye and lung. Weak expression in testis, intestine, liver and heart. Present in trace amounts in skeletal muscle.

Developmental stagei

Abundant in early stages of oogenesis after which it is nearly constant.

Interactioni

Subunit structurei

Homodimer. Probable component of the gamma-secretase complex, a complex composed of a presenilin homodimer (PS-alpha or PS-beta), nicastrin (NCSTN), APH1 and PEN2 (Probable).Curated

Family & Domainsi

Motif

Feature keyPosition(s)LengthDescriptionGraphical viewFeature identifierActions
Motifi415 – 4173PAL

Domaini

The PAL motif is required for normal active site conformation.By similarity

Sequence similaritiesi

Belongs to the peptidase A22A family.Curated

Keywords - Domaini

Transmembrane, Transmembrane helix

Phylogenomic databases

HOVERGENiHBG011375.
KOiK04522.

Family and domain databases

InterProiIPR001493. Pept_A22A_PS2.
IPR001108. Peptidase_A22A.
IPR006639. Preselin/SPP.
[Graphical view]
PANTHERiPTHR10202. PTHR10202. 1 hit.
PTHR10202:SF20. PTHR10202:SF20. 1 hit.
PfamiPF01080. Presenilin. 1 hit.
[Graphical view]
PRINTSiPR01072. PRESENILIN.
SMARTiSM00730. PSN. 1 hit.
[Graphical view]

Sequencei

Sequence statusi: Complete.

O12977-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket

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        10         20         30         40         50
MIKLSDSEDE ECNERTSLIT SESPPLPSYQ DGVQASEGLE TSYHRERQPD
60 70 80 90 100
STQNNEDVPN GRTSGADAYN SETTVENEEE ELTLKYGARH VIMLFVPVTL
110 120 130 140 150
CMVVVVATIK SVSFYTEKDG QLIYTPFSED TTSVGERLLN SVLNTLIMIS
160 170 180 190 200
VILVMTIFLV LLYKYRCYKF IHGWLILSSL MLLFMFTYIY LSEVFKTYNI
210 220 230 240 250
AMDYPTLFMV IWNFGAVGMI CIHWKGPLQL QQAYLIMISA LMALVFIKYL
260 270 280 290 300
PEWSAWVILG AISVYDLLAV LCPKGPLRML VETAQERNEP IFPALIYSSA
310 320 330 340 350
MMWTVGMADS ATADGRMNQQ VQHIDRNTPE GANSTVEDAA ETRIQTQSNL
360 370 380 390 400
SSEDPDEERG VKLGLGDFIF YSVLVGKAAA TASGDWNTTL ACFVAILIGL
410 420 430 440
CLTLLLLAVF KKALPALPIS ITFGLIFYFS TDNIVRPFMD TLASHQMYI
Length:449
Mass (Da):50,274
Last modified:July 1, 1997 - v1
Checksum:i2C2C105F5C723F2B
GO

Sequence databases

Select the link destinations:
EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
D84428 mRNA. Translation: BAA19571.1.
BC072862 mRNA. Translation: AAH72862.1.
PIRiJC5391.
RefSeqiNP_001081211.1. NM_001087742.1.
UniGeneiXl.1258.

Genome annotation databases

GeneIDi397713.
KEGGixla:397713.

Cross-referencesi

Sequence databases

Select the link destinations:
EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
D84428 mRNA. Translation: BAA19571.1.
BC072862 mRNA. Translation: AAH72862.1.
PIRiJC5391.
RefSeqiNP_001081211.1. NM_001087742.1.
UniGeneiXl.1258.

3D structure databases

ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Protein family/group databases

MEROPSiA22.002.

Protocols and materials databases

Structural Biology KnowledgebaseSearch...

Genome annotation databases

GeneIDi397713.
KEGGixla:397713.

Organism-specific databases

CTDi5664.
XenbaseiXB-GENE-6252626. psen2.

Phylogenomic databases

HOVERGENiHBG011375.
KOiK04522.

Family and domain databases

InterProiIPR001493. Pept_A22A_PS2.
IPR001108. Peptidase_A22A.
IPR006639. Preselin/SPP.
[Graphical view]
PANTHERiPTHR10202. PTHR10202. 1 hit.
PTHR10202:SF20. PTHR10202:SF20. 1 hit.
PfamiPF01080. Presenilin. 1 hit.
[Graphical view]
PRINTSiPR01072. PRESENILIN.
SMARTiSM00730. PSN. 1 hit.
[Graphical view]
ProtoNetiSearch...

Entry informationi

Entry nameiPSN2_XENLA
AccessioniPrimary (citable) accession number: O12977
Secondary accession number(s): Q6GQ85
Entry historyi
Integrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: July 15, 1999
Last sequence update: July 1, 1997
Last modified: May 11, 2016
This is version 76 of the entry and version 1 of the sequence. [Complete history]
Entry statusiReviewed (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)
Annotation programChordata Protein Annotation Program

Miscellaneousi

Documents

  1. Peptidase families
    Classification of peptidase families and list of entries
  2. SIMILARITY comments
    Index of protein domains and families

Similar proteinsi

Links to similar proteins from the UniProt Reference Clusters (UniRef) at 100%, 90% and 50% sequence identity:
100%UniRef100 combines identical sequences and sub-fragments with 11 or more residues from any organism into one UniRef entry.
90%UniRef90 is built by clustering UniRef100 sequences that have at least 90% sequence identity to, and 80% overlap with, the longest sequence (a.k.a seed sequence).
50%UniRef50 is built by clustering UniRef90 seed sequences that have at least 50% sequence identity to, and 80% overlap with, the longest sequence in the cluster.