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Overview

StatusReference proteome
Proteinsi <p>Number of protein entries associated with this proteome: UniProtKB entries for regular proteomes or UniParc entries for redundant proteomes (<a href="/help/proteome%5Fredundancy">more...</a>)</p> 44,725
Gene counti <p>This is the total number of unique genes found in the proteome set, algorithmically computed. For each gene, a single representative protein sequence is chosen from the proteome. Where possible, reviewed (Swiss-Prot) protein sequences are chosen as the representatives.</p> - Download one protein sequence per gene (FASTA)
Proteome IDi <p>The proteome identifier (UPID) is the unique identifier assigned to the set of proteins that constitute the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/proteomes%5Fmanual">proteome</a>. It consists of the characters 'UP' followed by 9 digits, is stable across releases and can therefore be used to cite a UniProt proteome.<p><a href='/help/proteome_id' target='_top'>More...</a></p>UP000001519
Taxonomy9595 - Gorilla gorilla gorilla
Last modifiedMarch 21, 2020
Genome assembly and annotationi <p>Identifier for the genome assembly (<a href="https://www.ensembl.org/Help/Faq?id=216">more...</a>)</p> GCA_000151905.3 from Ensembl full
BuscoC:0%[S:0%,D:0%],F:0%,M:100%,n:13780
CompletenessOutlier

Gorillas are physically the largest of the living great apes and have recently been divided into two species: western gorilla (Gorilla gorilla) and eastern gorilla (Gorilla beringei) as represented by their separate geographical locations in Africa. These species have currently been split into 4 subspecies. Adult male gorillas weigh 135-180kg and average 1.8m tall with an arm span up to 2.6m; females are smaller and often half this weight. They have thick hair covering most of their body; the color varies according to species/subspecies. Like chimpanzees, they are knuckle-walkers but can walk on two legs whilst carrying food or to defend themselves. Gorillas live in a range of habitats from montane (mountain gorillas) to lowland forests (lowland gorillas). Their diet is largely foliage, fruit and sometimes insects. Social groups are led by an adult male or silverback and multiple females and their offspring. They are highly intelligent with the capacity for emotion and building strong family bonds. Average lifespan is 35-40 years, but 55 years has been recorded in captivity.

About 60% of human genes are projected onto the gorilla genome in the current build from Ensembl. Small frame-shifts are adjusted for, larger ones are more problematic. The gorilla genome has 2,8Gb with 20,962 protein-coding genes and 35,727 predicted transcripts.

Componentsi <p>Genomic components encoding the proteome</p>

Component nameGenome Accession(s)
Component representationProteins
Chromosome 62297
Chromosome 41724
Chromosome 53263
Chromosome 2B1693
Chromosome 32609
Chromosome 22990
Chromosome 2A1408
Chromosome 14390
Chromosome 101725
Chromosome 122456
Chromosome 112674
Chromosome 141518
Chromosome 13730
Chromosome 161808
Chromosome 151456
Chromosome 18721
Chromosome 171238
Chromosome 192814
Chromosome 201119
Chromosome 21462
Chromosome 72080
Chromosome X1691
Chromosome 91690
Chromosome 81550
Unplaced
594
Mitochondrion25
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