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Protein

Deoxyribonuclease-2-alpha

Gene

Dnase2

Organism
Mus musculus (Mouse)
Status
Reviewed-Annotation score: Annotation score: 5 out of 5-Experimental evidence at protein leveli

Functioni

Hydrolyzes DNA under acidic conditions with a preference for double-stranded DNA. Plays a major role in the degradation of nuclear DNA in cellular apoptosis during development. Necessary for proper fetal development and for definitive erythropoiesis in fetal liver, where it degrades nuclear DNA expelled from erythroid precursor cells.2 Publications

Catalytic activityi

Endonucleolytic cleavage to nucleoside 3'-phosphates and 3'-phosphooligonucleotide end-products.

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Active sitei297By similarity1

GO - Molecular functioni

  • deoxyribonuclease II activity Source: MGI

GO - Biological processi

  • apoptotic DNA fragmentation Source: GO_Central
  • DNA catabolic process Source: MGI
  • DNA catabolic process, endonucleolytic Source: MGI
  • erythrocyte differentiation Source: MGI
Complete GO annotation...

Keywords - Molecular functioni

Developmental protein, Endonuclease, Hydrolase, Nuclease

Keywords - Biological processi

Apoptosis

Enzyme and pathway databases

BRENDAi3.1.22.1. 3474.
ReactomeiR-MMU-432720. Lysosome Vesicle Biogenesis.

Names & Taxonomyi

Protein namesi
Recommended name:
Deoxyribonuclease-2-alpha (EC:3.1.22.1)
Alternative name(s):
Acid DNase
Deoxyribonuclease II alpha
Short name:
DNase II alpha
Lysosomal DNase II
Gene namesi
Name:Dnase2
Synonyms:Dnase2a, Dnl2
OrganismiMus musculus (Mouse)
Taxonomic identifieri10090 [NCBI]
Taxonomic lineageiEukaryotaMetazoaChordataCraniataVertebrataEuteleostomiMammaliaEutheriaEuarchontogliresGliresRodentiaSciurognathiMuroideaMuridaeMurinaeMusMus
Proteomesi
  • UP000000589 Componenti: Chromosome 8

Organism-specific databases

MGIiMGI:1329019. Dnase2a.

Subcellular locationi

GO - Cellular componenti

  • extracellular exosome Source: MGI
  • lysosome Source: MGI
Complete GO annotation...

Keywords - Cellular componenti

Lysosome

Pathology & Biotechi

Involvement in diseasei

Absence of Dnase2 is a cause of severe fetal anemia and of perinatal lethality due to malformation of the diaphragm.

PTM / Processingi

Molecule processing

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Signal peptidei1 – 19Sequence analysisAdd BLAST19
ChainiPRO_000000729220 – 353Deoxyribonuclease-2-alphaAdd BLAST334

Amino acid modifications

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Disulfide bondi22 ↔ 161Sequence analysis
Glycosylationi71N-linked (GlcNAc...)Sequence analysis1
Glycosylationi88N-linked (GlcNAc...)By similarity1
Glycosylationi214N-linked (GlcNAc...)By similarity1
Glycosylationi268N-linked (GlcNAc...)By similarity1
Disulfide bondi269 ↔ 349Sequence analysis
Disulfide bondi310 ↔ 329Sequence analysis

Keywords - PTMi

Disulfide bond, Glycoprotein

Proteomic databases

PaxDbiP56542.
PeptideAtlasiP56542.
PRIDEiP56542.

PTM databases

iPTMnetiP56542.
PhosphoSitePlusiP56542.

Expressioni

Tissue specificityi

Highly expressed in fetal liver macrophages.1 Publication

Gene expression databases

BgeeiENSMUSG00000003812.
CleanExiMM_DNASE2A.
ExpressionAtlasiP56542. baseline and differential.

Interactioni

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRINGi10090.ENSMUSP00000003910.

Structurei

3D structure databases

ProteinModelPortaliP56542.
ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Family & Domainsi

Sequence similaritiesi

Belongs to the DNase II family.Curated

Keywords - Domaini

Signal

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiKOG3825. Eukaryota.
ENOG4111G8U. LUCA.
GeneTreeiENSGT00390000002634.
HOGENOMiHOG000261682.
HOVERGENiHBG051387.
InParanoidiP56542.
KOiK01158.
OMAiLQVQFWQ.
OrthoDBiEOG091G08N7.
PhylomeDBiP56542.
TreeFamiTF314536.

Family and domain databases

InterProiIPR004947. DNase_II.
[Graphical view]
PANTHERiPTHR10858. PTHR10858. 1 hit.
PfamiPF03265. DNase_II. 1 hit.
[Graphical view]

Sequencei

Sequence statusi: Complete.

Sequence processingi: The displayed sequence is further processed into a mature form.

P56542-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket

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        10         20         30         40         50
MATLRSLLLA ALLWVPAEAL SCYGDSGQPV DWFVVYKLPA HSGSRDTPKG
60 70 80 90 100
LTYKYMDQNS DGWQDGVGYI NSSEGAVGRS LQPLYRKNSS QLAFLLYNDQ
110 120 130 140 150
PPKSSSARDS TGHGHTKGVL LLDQEGGFWL VHSVPRFPPP ASSGAYTWPP
160 170 180 190 200
NAQTFGQTLL CVSLPFTQFA RIGKQLTYTY PLVYDHKLEG FFAQKLPDLE
210 220 230 240 250
TVIKNQHVLH EPWNSSVILT SQAGATFQSF AKFGKFGDDL YSGWLAEALG
260 270 280 290 300
TNLQVQFWQN SPGILPSNCS GAYQVLDVTQ TGFPGPSRLT FSATEDHSKW
310 320 330 340 350
CVAPQGPWAC VGDMNRNKAE THRGGGTVCT QLPSFWKAFQ SLVKDWKPCI

EGS
Length:353
Mass (Da):38,811
Last modified:July 15, 1998 - v1
Checksum:iF53CDD81CF6FFCF4
GO

Sequence databases

Select the link destinations:
EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
AF045741 mRNA. Translation: AAC35750.1.
AF190459 Genomic DNA. Translation: AAF20386.1.
BC058609 mRNA. Translation: AAH58609.1.
BC060661 mRNA. Translation: AAH60661.1.
CCDSiCCDS22484.1.
RefSeqiNP_034192.1. NM_010062.3.
UniGeneiMm.350831.

Genome annotation databases

EnsembliENSMUST00000003910; ENSMUSP00000003910; ENSMUSG00000003812.
GeneIDi13423.
KEGGimmu:13423.
UCSCiuc009moa.1. mouse.

Cross-referencesi

Sequence databases

Select the link destinations:
EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
AF045741 mRNA. Translation: AAC35750.1.
AF190459 Genomic DNA. Translation: AAF20386.1.
BC058609 mRNA. Translation: AAH58609.1.
BC060661 mRNA. Translation: AAH60661.1.
CCDSiCCDS22484.1.
RefSeqiNP_034192.1. NM_010062.3.
UniGeneiMm.350831.

3D structure databases

ProteinModelPortaliP56542.
ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRINGi10090.ENSMUSP00000003910.

PTM databases

iPTMnetiP56542.
PhosphoSitePlusiP56542.

Proteomic databases

PaxDbiP56542.
PeptideAtlasiP56542.
PRIDEiP56542.

Protocols and materials databases

Structural Biology KnowledgebaseSearch...

Genome annotation databases

EnsembliENSMUST00000003910; ENSMUSP00000003910; ENSMUSG00000003812.
GeneIDi13423.
KEGGimmu:13423.
UCSCiuc009moa.1. mouse.

Organism-specific databases

CTDi13423.
MGIiMGI:1329019. Dnase2a.

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiKOG3825. Eukaryota.
ENOG4111G8U. LUCA.
GeneTreeiENSGT00390000002634.
HOGENOMiHOG000261682.
HOVERGENiHBG051387.
InParanoidiP56542.
KOiK01158.
OMAiLQVQFWQ.
OrthoDBiEOG091G08N7.
PhylomeDBiP56542.
TreeFamiTF314536.

Enzyme and pathway databases

BRENDAi3.1.22.1. 3474.
ReactomeiR-MMU-432720. Lysosome Vesicle Biogenesis.

Miscellaneous databases

PROiP56542.
SOURCEiSearch...

Gene expression databases

BgeeiENSMUSG00000003812.
CleanExiMM_DNASE2A.
ExpressionAtlasiP56542. baseline and differential.

Family and domain databases

InterProiIPR004947. DNase_II.
[Graphical view]
PANTHERiPTHR10858. PTHR10858. 1 hit.
PfamiPF03265. DNase_II. 1 hit.
[Graphical view]
ProtoNetiSearch...

Entry informationi

Entry nameiDNS2A_MOUSE
AccessioniPrimary (citable) accession number: P56542
Secondary accession number(s): O55053
Entry historyi
Integrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: July 15, 1998
Last sequence update: July 15, 1998
Last modified: November 2, 2016
This is version 121 of the entry and version 1 of the sequence. [Complete history]
Entry statusiReviewed (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)
Annotation programChordata Protein Annotation Program

Miscellaneousi

Miscellaneous

Not required for the generation of the characteristic DNA fragmentation observed in apoptotic cells, but for the degradation of DNA from dying cells.

Keywords - Technical termi

Complete proteome, Reference proteome

Documents

  1. MGD cross-references
    Mouse Genome Database (MGD) cross-references in UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
  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.