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Q99337 (YN12B_YEAST) Reviewed, UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

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Names and origin

Protein namesRecommended name:
Transposon Ty1-NL2 Gag-Pol polyprotein
Alternative name(s):
Gag-Pol-p199
TY1A-TY1B
Transposon Ty1 TYA-TYB polyprotein
p190

Cleaved into the following 4 chains:

  1. Capsid protein
    Short name=CA
    Alternative name(s):
    Gag-p45
    p54
  2. Ty1 protease
    Short name=PR
    EC=3.4.23.-
    Alternative name(s):
    Pol-p20
    p23
  3. Integrase
    Short name=IN
    Alternative name(s):
    Pol-p71
    p84
    p90
  4. Reverse transcriptase/ribonuclease H
    Short name=RT
    Short name=RT-RH
    EC=2.7.7.49
    EC=2.7.7.7
    EC=3.1.26.4
    Alternative name(s):
    Pol-p63
    p60
Gene names
Name:TY1B-NL2
Synonyms:YNLWTy1-2 POL
Ordered Locus Names:YNL054W-B
ORF Names:N2453
OrganismSaccharomyces cerevisiae (strain ATCC 204508 / S288c) (Baker's yeast) [Reference proteome]
Taxonomic identifier559292 [NCBI]
Taxonomic lineageEukaryotaFungiDikaryaAscomycotaSaccharomycotinaSaccharomycetesSaccharomycetalesSaccharomycetaceaeSaccharomyces

Protein attributes

Sequence length1749 AA.
Sequence statusComplete.
Sequence processingThe displayed sequence is further processed into a mature form.
Protein existenceInferred from homology

General annotation (Comments)

Function

Capsid protein (CA) is the structural component of the virus-like particle (VLP), forming the shell that encapsulates the retrotransposons dimeric RNA genome. The particles are assembled from trimer-clustered units and there are holes in the capsid shells that allow for the diffusion of macromolecules. CA has also nucleocapsid-like chaperone activity, promoting primer tRNA(i)-Met annealing to the multipartite primer-binding site (PBS), dimerization of Ty1 RNA and initiation of reverse transcription By similarity.

The aspartyl protease (PR) mediates the proteolytic cleavages of the Gag and Gag-Pol polyproteins after assembly of the VLP By similarity.

Reverse transcriptase/ribonuclease H (RT) is a multifunctional enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of the retro-elements RNA genome into dsDNA within the VLP. The enzyme displays a DNA polymerase activity that can copy either DNA or RNA templates, and a ribonuclease H (RNase H) activity that cleaves the RNA strand of RNA-DNA heteroduplexes during plus-strand synthesis and hydrolyzes RNA primers. The conversion leads to a linear dsDNA copy of the retrotransposon that includes long terminal repeats (LTRs) at both ends By similarity.

Integrase (IN) targets the VLP to the nucleus, where a subparticle preintegration complex (PIC) containing at least integrase and the newly synthesized dsDNA copy of the retrotransposon must transit the nuclear membrane. Once in the nucleus, integrase performs the integration of the dsDNA into the host genome By similarity.

Catalytic activity

Deoxynucleoside triphosphate + DNA(n) = diphosphate + DNA(n+1).

Endonucleolytic cleavage to 5'-phosphomonoester.

Subunit structure

The capsid protein forms a homotrimer, from which the VLPs are assembled. The protease is a homodimer, whose active site consists of two apposed aspartic acid residues By similarity.

Subcellular location

Cytoplasm. Nucleus By similarity.

Domain

The C-terminal RNA-binding region of CA is sufficient for all its nucleocapsid-like chaperone activities By similarity. Ref.5

Integrase core domain contains the D-x(n)-D-x(35)-E motif, named for the phylogenetically conserved glutamic acid and aspartic acid residues and the invariant 35 amino acid spacing between the second and third acidic residues. Each acidic residue of the D,D35E motif is independently essential for the 3'-processing and strand transfer activities of purified integrase protein By similarity. Ref.5

Post-translational modification

Initially, virus-like particles (VLPs) are composed of the structural unprocessed proteins Gag and Gag-Pol, and contain also the host initiator methionine tRNA (tRNA(i)-Met) which serves as a primer for minus-strand DNA synthesis, and a dimer of genomic Ty RNA. Processing of the polyproteins occurs within the particle and proceeds by an ordered pathway, called maturation. First, the protease (PR) is released by autocatalytic cleavage of the Gag-Pol polyprotein yielding capsid protein p45 and a Pol-p154 precursor protein. This cleavage is a prerequisite for subsequent processing of Pol-p154 at the remaining sites to release the mature structural and catalytic proteins. Maturation takes place prior to the RT reaction and is required to produce transposition-competent VLPs By similarity.

Miscellaneous

Retrotransposons are mobile genetic entities that are able to replicate via an RNA intermediate and a reverse transcription step. In contrast to retroviruses, retrotransposons are non-infectious, lack an envelope and remain intracellular. Ty1 retrotransposons belong to the copia elements (pseudoviridae).

Sequence similarities

Contains 1 integrase catalytic domain.

Contains 1 peptidase A11 domain.

Contains 1 reverse transcriptase Ty1/copia-type domain.

Contains 1 RNase H Ty1/copia-type domain.

Ontologies

Keywords
   Biological processDNA integration
DNA recombination
Transposition
Virion maturation
Virus exit from host cell
   Cellular componentCytoplasm
Nucleus
   Coding sequence diversityRibosomal frameshifting
   DomainZinc-finger
   LigandATP-binding
DNA-binding
Magnesium
Metal-binding
Nucleotide-binding
RNA-binding
Zinc
   Molecular functionAspartyl protease
DNA-directed DNA polymerase
Endonuclease
Hydrolase
Nuclease
Nucleotidyltransferase
Protease
RNA-directed DNA polymerase
Transferase
   Technical termComplete proteome
Multifunctional enzyme
Reference proteome
Transposable element
Gene Ontology (GO)
   Biological_processDNA integration

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: UniProtKB-KW

DNA recombination

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: UniProtKB-KW

DNA-dependent DNA replication

Inferred from sequence or structural similarity Ref.3. Source: GOC

RNA phosphodiester bond hydrolysis

Inferred from sequence or structural similarity Ref.3. Source: GOC

RNA-dependent DNA replication

Inferred from sequence or structural similarity Ref.3. Source: GOC

transposition, RNA-mediated

Inferred from sequence or structural similarity Ref.3. Source: SGD

viral release from host cell

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: UniProtKB-KW

   Cellular_componentcytoplasm

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: UniProtKB-SubCell

nucleus

Inferred from direct assay PubMed 9448009. Source: SGD

retrotransposon nucleocapsid

Inferred from sequence or structural similarity Ref.3. Source: SGD

   Molecular_functionATP binding

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: UniProtKB-KW

DNA binding

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: UniProtKB-KW

DNA-directed DNA polymerase activity

Inferred from sequence or structural similarity Ref.3. Source: SGD

RNA binding

Inferred from sequence or structural similarity Ref.3. Source: SGD

RNA-DNA hybrid ribonuclease activity

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: UniProtKB-EC

RNA-directed DNA polymerase activity

Inferred from sequence or structural similarity Ref.3. Source: SGD

aspartic-type endopeptidase activity

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: UniProtKB-KW

metal ion binding

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: UniProtKB-KW

peptidase activity

Inferred from sequence or structural similarity Ref.3. Source: SGD

ribonuclease activity

Inferred from sequence or structural similarity Ref.3. Source: SGD

Complete GO annotation...

Alternative products

This entry describes 2 isoforms produced by ribosomal frameshifting. [Align] [Select]

Note: The Gag-Pol polyprotein is generated by a +1 ribosomal frameshift. The ratio of Gag:Gag-Pol varies between 20:1 and 5:1 (By similarity).
Isoform Transposon Ty1-NL2 Gag-Pol polyprotein (identifier: Q99337-1)

This isoform has been chosen as the 'canonical' sequence. All positional information in this entry refers to it. This is also the sequence that appears in the downloadable versions of the entry.
Note: Produced by +1 ribosomal frameshifting between codon Leu-435 and Gly-436 of the YNL054W-A ORF.
Isoform Transposon Ty1-NL2 Gag polyprotein (identifier: Q12470-1)

The sequence of this isoform can be found in the external entry Q12470.
Isoforms of the same protein are often annotated in two different entries if their sequences differ significantly.
Note: Produced by conventional translation.

Sequence annotation (Features)

Feature keyPosition(s)LengthDescriptionGraphical viewFeature identifier

Molecule processing

Chain1 – 17491749Transposon Ty1-NL2 Gag-Pol polyprotein
PRO_0000279145
Chain1 – 401401Capsid protein By similarity
PRO_0000279146
Chain402 – 582181Ty1 protease By similarity
PRO_0000279147
Chain583 – 1211629Integrase By similarity
PRO_0000279148
Chain1212 – 1749538Reverse transcriptase/ribonuclease H By similarity
PRO_0000279149

Regions

Domain660 – 835176Integrase catalytic
Domain1332 – 1470139Reverse transcriptase Ty1/copia-type
Domain1604 – 1746143RNase H Ty1/copia-type
Region299 – 401103RNA-binding By similarity
Region583 – 64058Integrase-type zinc finger-like
Motif1172 – 120635Bipartite nuclear localization signal By similarity

Sites

Active site4611For protease activity; shared with dimeric partner By similarity
Metal binding6711Magnesium; catalytic; for integrase activity By similarity
Metal binding7361Magnesium; catalytic; for integrase activity By similarity
Metal binding13401Magnesium; catalytic; for reverse transcriptase activity By similarity
Metal binding14211Magnesium; catalytic; for reverse transcriptase activity By similarity
Metal binding14221Magnesium; catalytic; for reverse transcriptase activity By similarity
Metal binding16041Magnesium; catalytic; for RNase H activity By similarity
Metal binding16461Magnesium; catalytic; for RNase H activity By similarity
Metal binding16791Magnesium; catalytic; for RNase H activity By similarity
Site401 – 4022Cleavage; by Ty1 protease By similarity
Site582 – 5832Cleavage; by Ty1 protease By similarity
Site1211 – 12122Cleavage; by Ty1 protease By similarity

Sequences

Sequence LengthMass (Da)Tools
Isoform Transposon Ty1-NL2 Gag-Pol polyprotein [UniParc].

Last modified November 1, 1996. Version 1.
Checksum: B837BC682F22DFE5

FASTA1,749198,198
        10         20         30         40         50         60 
MESQQLSQHS PISHGSACAS VTSKEVHTNQ DPLDVSASKI QEYDKASTKA NSQQTTTPAS 

        70         80         90        100        110        120 
SAVPENPHHA SPQTAQSHSP QNGPYPQQCM MTQNQANPSD WSFYGRPSMI PYTPYQMSPM 

       130        140        150        160        170        180 
YFPPGPHSQF PQYPSSVGTP LSTPSPESGN TFTDSSSADS DMTSTKKYVR PPPMLTSPND 

       190        200        210        220        230        240 
FLNWVKTYIK FLQNSNLGGI IPTVNGKPVR QITDDELTFL YNTFQIFAPS QFLPTWVKDI 

       250        260        270        280        290        300 
LSVDYTDIMK ILSKSIEKMQ SDTQEANDIV TLANLQYNGS TPADAFETKV TNIIDRLNNN 

       310        320        330        340        350        360 
GIHINNKVAC QLIMRGLSGE YKFLRYTRHR HLNMTVAELF LDIHAIYEEQ QGSRNSKPNY 

       370        380        390        400        410        420 
RRNPSDEKND SRSYTNTTKP KVIARNPQKT NNSKSKTARA HNVSTSNNSP STDNDSISKS 

       430        440        450        460        470        480 
TTEPIQLNNK HDLHLGQKLT ESTVNHTNHS DDELPGHLLL DSGASRTLIR SAHHIHSASS 

       490        500        510        520        530        540 
NPDINVVDAQ KRNIPINAIG DLQFHFQDNT KTSIKVLHTP NIAYDLLSLN ELAAVDITAC 

       550        560        570        580        590        600 
FTKNVLERSD GTVLAPIVKY GDFYWVSKKY LLPSNISVPT INNVHTSEST RKYPYPFIHR 

       610        620        630        640        650        660 
MLAHANAQTI RYSLKNNTIT YFNESDVDWS SAIDYQCPDC LIGKSTKHRH IKGSRLKYQN 

       670        680        690        700        710        720 
SYEPFQYLHT DIFGPVHNLP KSAPSYFISF TDETTKFRWV YPLHDRREDS ILDVFTTILA 

       730        740        750        760        770        780 
FIKNQFQASV LVIQMDRGSE YTNRTLHKFL EKNGITPCYT TTADSRAHGV AERLNRTLLD 

       790        800        810        820        830        840 
DCRTQLQCSG LPNHLWFSAI EFSTIVRNSL ASPKSKKSAR QHAGLAGLDI STLLPFGQPV 

       850        860        870        880        890        900 
IVNDHNPNSK IHPRGIPGYA LHPSRNSYGY IIYLPSLKKT VDTTNYVILQ GKESRLDQFN 

       910        920        930        940        950        960 
YDALTFDEDL NRLTASYQSF IASNEIQQSD DLNFQSDIEL HPEQPRNVLS KAVSPTDSTP 

       970        980        990       1000       1010       1020 
PSTHTEDSKR VSKTNIRAPR EVDPNISKSD ILPSKKRSST PQISDIESTG SGGMHRLDVP 

      1030       1040       1050       1060       1070       1080 
LLAPMSQSNT HESSHTSKSK DFRHSDSYSD NETNHTNVPI SSTGGTNNKT VPQTSEQETE 

      1090       1100       1110       1120       1130       1140 
KRIIHRSPSI DTSSSESNSL HHVVPIKTSD TCPKENTEES IIADLPLPDL PPEPPTKLSD 

      1150       1160       1170       1180       1190       1200 
SFKELPPINS RQTNSSLGGI GDSNAYTTIN SKKRSLEDNE TEIKVSRDTW NTKNMRSLEP 

      1210       1220       1230       1240       1250       1260 
PRSKKRIHLI AAVKAVKSIK PIRTTLRYDE AITYNKDIKE KEKYIEAYHK EVNQLLKMKT 

      1270       1280       1290       1300       1310       1320 
WDTDKYYDRK EIDPKRVINS MFIFNRKRDG THKARFVARG DIQHPDTYDS GMQSNTVHHY 

      1330       1340       1350       1360       1370       1380 
ALMTSLSLAL DNNYYITQLD ISSAYLYADI KEELYIRPPP HLGMNDKLIR LKKSLYGLKQ 

      1390       1400       1410       1420       1430       1440 
SGANWYETIK SYLIEQCDME EVRGWSCVFK NSQVTICLFV DDMILFSKDL NANKKIITTL 

      1450       1460       1470       1480       1490       1500 
KKQYDTKIIN LGESDNEIQY DILGLEIKYQ RSKYMKLGME KSLTEKLPKL NVHLNPKGKK 

      1510       1520       1530       1540       1550       1560 
LSAPGQPGLY IDQDELEIDE DEYKEKVHEM QKLIGLASYV GYKFRFDLLY YINTLAQHIL 

      1570       1580       1590       1600       1610       1620 
FPSRQVLDMT YELIQFMWDT RDKQLIWHKN KPTKPDNKLV AISDASYGNQ PYYKSQIGNI 

      1630       1640       1650       1660       1670       1680 
FLLNGKVIGG KSTKASLTCT STTEAEIHAV SEAIPLLNNL SHLVQELNKK PIIKGLLTDS 

      1690       1700       1710       1720       1730       1740 
RSTISIIKST NEEKFRNRFF GTKAMRLRDE VSGNNLYVYY IETKKNIADV MTKPLPIKTF 


KLLTNKWIH 

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Isoform Transposon Ty1-NL2 Gag polyprotein [UniParc].

See Q12470.

References

« Hide 'large scale' references
[1]"The nucleotide sequence of Saccharomyces cerevisiae chromosome XIV and its evolutionary implications."
Philippsen P., Kleine K., Poehlmann R., Duesterhoeft A., Hamberg K., Hegemann J.H., Obermaier B., Urrestarazu L.A., Aert R., Albermann K., Altmann R., Andre B., Baladron V., Ballesta J.P.G., Becam A.-M., Beinhauer J.D., Boskovic J., Buitrago M.J. expand/collapse author list , Bussereau F., Coster F., Crouzet M., D'Angelo M., Dal Pero F., De Antoni A., del Rey F., Doignon F., Domdey H., Dubois E., Fiedler T.A., Fleig U., Floeth M., Fritz C., Gaillardin C., Garcia-Cantalejo J.M., Glansdorff N., Goffeau A., Gueldener U., Herbert C.J., Heumann K., Heuss-Neitzel D., Hilbert H., Hinni K., Iraqui Houssaini I., Jacquet M., Jimenez A., Jonniaux J.-L., Karpfinger-Hartl L., Lanfranchi G., Lepingle A., Levesque H., Lyck R., Maftahi M., Mallet L., Maurer C.T.C., Messenguy F., Mewes H.-W., Moestl D., Nasr F., Nicaud J.-M., Niedenthal R.K., Pandolfo D., Pierard A., Piravandi E., Planta R.J., Pohl T.M., Purnelle B., Rebischung C., Remacha M.A., Revuelta J.L., Rinke M., Saiz J.E., Sartorello F., Scherens B., Sen-Gupta M., Soler-Mira A., Urbanus J.H.M., Valle G., Van Dyck L., Verhasselt P., Vierendeels F., Vissers S., Voet M., Volckaert G., Wach A., Wambutt R., Wedler H., Zollner A., Hani J.
Nature 387:93-98(1997) [PubMed] [Europe PMC] [Abstract]
Cited for: NUCLEOTIDE SEQUENCE [LARGE SCALE GENOMIC DNA].
Strain: ATCC 204508 / S288c.
[2]"The reference genome sequence of Saccharomyces cerevisiae: Then and now."
Engel S.R., Dietrich F.S., Fisk D.G., Binkley G., Balakrishnan R., Costanzo M.C., Dwight S.S., Hitz B.C., Karra K., Nash R.S., Weng S., Wong E.D., Lloyd P., Skrzypek M.S., Miyasato S.R., Simison M., Cherry J.M.
G3 (Bethesda) 4:389-398(2014) [PubMed] [Europe PMC] [Abstract]
Cited for: GENOME REANNOTATION.
Strain: ATCC 204508 / S288c.
[3]"Transposable elements and genome organization: a comprehensive survey of retrotransposons revealed by the complete Saccharomyces cerevisiae genome sequence."
Kim J.M., Vanguri S., Boeke J.D., Gabriel A., Voytas D.F.
Genome Res. 8:464-478(1998) [PubMed] [Europe PMC] [Abstract]
Cited for: NOMENCLATURE.
[4]"Happy together: the life and times of Ty retrotransposons and their hosts."
Lesage P., Todeschini A.L.
Cytogenet. Genome Res. 110:70-90(2005) [PubMed] [Europe PMC] [Abstract]
Cited for: REVIEW.
[5]"Reverse transcriptase and integrase of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae Ty1 element."
Wilhelm F.-X., Wilhelm M., Gabriel A.
Cytogenet. Genome Res. 110:269-287(2005) [PubMed] [Europe PMC] [Abstract]
Cited for: REVIEW, DOMAINS.
+Additional computationally mapped references.

Cross-references

Sequence databases

EMBL
GenBank
DDBJ
Z71331 Genomic DNA. Translation: CAA95928.1.
Z71330 Genomic DNA. Translation: CAA95924.1.
BK006947 Genomic DNA. Translation: DAA64521.1.
PIRS69972.
RefSeqNP_001268465.1. NM_001281536.1. [Q99337-1]

3D structure databases

ProteinModelPortalQ99337.
ModBaseSearch...
MobiDBSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

DIPDIP-9004N.
IntActQ99337. 4 interactions.
MINTMINT-529254.

Proteomic databases

PaxDbQ99337.

Protocols and materials databases

StructuralBiologyKnowledgebaseSearch...

Genome annotation databases

GeneID855672.
KEGGsce:YNL054W-B.

Organism-specific databases

CYGDYNL054w-b.
SGDS000007385. YNL054W-B.

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGNOG283194.
OrthoDBEOG7PK96X.

Gene expression databases

GenevestigatorQ99337.

Family and domain databases

Gene3D3.30.420.10. 1 hit.
InterProIPR001969. Aspartic_peptidase_AS.
IPR001584. Integrase_cat-core.
IPR015820. Retrotransposon_Ty1A_N.
IPR012337. RNaseH-like_dom.
IPR013103. RVT_2.
[Graphical view]
PfamPF00665. rve. 1 hit.
PF07727. RVT_2. 1 hit.
PF01021. TYA. 1 hit.
[Graphical view]
SUPFAMSSF53098. SSF53098. 1 hit.
PROSITEPS00141. ASP_PROTEASE. 1 hit.
PS50994. INTEGRASE. 1 hit.
[Graphical view]
ProtoNetSearch...

Entry information

Entry nameYN12B_YEAST
AccessionPrimary (citable) accession number: Q99337
Secondary accession number(s): S6G3B3
Entry history
Integrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: March 6, 2007
Last sequence update: November 1, 1996
Last modified: May 14, 2014
This is version 93 of the entry and version 1 of the sequence. [Complete history]
Entry statusReviewed (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)
Annotation programFungal Protein Annotation Program

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