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Protein

Aspartate aminotransferase, mitochondrial

Gene

GOT2

Organism
Gallus gallus (Chicken)
Status
Reviewed-Annotation score:

Annotation score:5 out of 5

<p>The annotation score provides a heuristic measure of the annotation content of a UniProtKB entry or proteome. This score <strong>cannot</strong> be used as a measure of the accuracy of the annotation as we cannot define the ‘correct annotation’ for any given protein.<p><a href='/help/annotation_score' target='_top'>More...</a></p>
-Experimental evidence at protein leveli <p>This indicates the type of evidence that supports the existence of the protein. Note that the ‘protein existence’ evidence does not give information on the accuracy or correctness of the sequence(s) displayed.<p><a href='/help/protein_existence' target='_top'>More...</a></p>

<p>This section provides any useful information about the protein, mostly biological knowledge.<p><a href='/help/function_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Functioni

Catalyzes the irreversible transamination of the L-tryptophan metabolite L-kynurenine to form kynurenic acid (KA). Plays a key role in amino acid metabolism. Important for metabolite exchange between mitochondria and cytosol. May facilitate cellular uptake of long-chain free fatty acids (By similarity).By similarity

Miscellaneous

In eukaryotes there are cytoplasmic, mitochondrial and chloroplastic isozymes.

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function_section">Function</a> section describes the catalytic activity of an enzyme, i.e. a chemical reaction that the enzyme catalyzes.<p><a href='/help/catalytic_activity' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Catalytic activityi

<p>This subsection of the ‘Function’ section provides information relevant to cofactors. A cofactor is any non-protein substance required for a protein to be catalytically active. Some cofactors are inorganic, such as the metal atoms zinc, iron, and copper in various oxidation states. Others, such as most vitamins, are organic.<p><a href='/help/cofactor' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Cofactori

pyridoxal 5'-phosphate4 Publications

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘Function’ section describes the interaction between a single amino acid and another chemical entity. Priority is given to the annotation of physiological ligands.<p><a href='/help/binding' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Binding sitei58Substrate; via amide nitrogen1
Binding sitei155Substrate1
Binding sitei208Substrate1
Binding sitei400Substrate1

<p>The <a href="http://www.geneontology.org/">Gene Ontology (GO)</a> project provides a set of hierarchical controlled vocabulary split into 3 categories:<p><a href='/help/gene_ontology' target='_top'>More...</a></p>GO - Molecular functioni

  • kynurenine-oxoglutarate transaminase activity Source: UniProtKB-EC
  • L-aspartate:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase activity Source: UniProtKB
  • protein homodimerization activity Source: UniProtKB
  • pyridoxal phosphate binding Source: InterPro

GO - Biological processi

<p>UniProtKB Keywords constitute a <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/keywords">controlled vocabulary</a> with a hierarchical structure. Keywords summarise the content of a UniProtKB entry and facilitate the search for proteins of interest.<p><a href='/help/keywords' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Keywordsi

Molecular functionAminotransferase, Transferase
LigandPyridoxal phosphate

Enzyme and pathway databases

Reactome - a knowledgebase of biological pathways and processes

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Reactomei
R-GGA-352875 Gluconeogenesis
R-GGA-372568 Amino acid metabolism

<p>This section provides information about the protein and gene name(s) and synonym(s) and about the organism that is the source of the protein sequence.<p><a href='/help/names_and_taxonomy_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Names & Taxonomyi

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section provides an exhaustive list of all names of the protein, from commonly used to obsolete, to allow unambiguous identification of a protein.<p><a href='/help/protein_names' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Protein namesi
Recommended name:
Aspartate aminotransferase, mitochondrial (EC:2.6.1.1, EC:2.6.1.7)
Short name:
mAspAT
Alternative name(s):
Glutamate oxaloacetate transaminase 2
Kynurenine aminotransferase 4
Kynurenine aminotransferase IV
Kynurenine--oxoglutarate transaminase 4
Kynurenine--oxoglutarate transaminase IV
Transaminase A
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section indicates the name(s) of the gene(s) that code for the protein sequence(s) described in the entry. Four distinct tokens exist: ‘Name’, ‘Synonyms’, ‘Ordered locus names’ and ‘ORF names’.<p><a href='/help/gene_name' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Gene namesi
Name:GOT2
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section provides information on the name(s) of the organism that is the source of the protein sequence.<p><a href='/help/organism-name' target='_top'>More...</a></p>OrganismiGallus gallus (Chicken)
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section shows the unique identifier assigned by the NCBI to the source organism of the protein. This is known as the ‘taxonomic identifier’ or ‘taxid’.<p><a href='/help/taxonomic_identifier' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Taxonomic identifieri9031 [NCBI]
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section contains the taxonomic hierarchical classification lineage of the source organism. It lists the nodes as they appear top-down in the taxonomic tree, with the more general grouping listed first.<p><a href='/help/taxonomic_lineage' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Taxonomic lineageiEukaryotaMetazoaChordataCraniataVertebrataEuteleostomiArchelosauriaArchosauriaDinosauriaSaurischiaTheropodaCoelurosauriaAvesNeognathaeGalloanseraeGalliformesPhasianidaePhasianinaeGallus
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names_and_taxonomy_section">Names and taxonomy</a> section is present for entries that are part of a <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/proteomes">proteome</a>, i.e. of a set of proteins thought to be expressed by organisms whose genomes have been completely sequenced.<p><a href='/help/proteomes_manual' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Proteomesi
  • UP000000539 <p>A UniProt <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/proteomes_manual">proteome</a> can consist of several components. <br></br>The component name refers to the genomic component encoding a set of proteins.<p><a href='/help/proteome_component' target='_top'>More...</a></p> Componenti: Unplaced

<p>This section provides information on the location and the topology of the mature protein in the cell.<p><a href='/help/subcellular_location_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Subcellular locationi

Extracellular region or secreted Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion Manual annotation Automatic computational assertionGraphics by Christian Stolte; Source: COMPARTMENTS

Keywords - Cellular componenti

Mitochondrion

<p>This section describes post-translational modifications (PTMs) and/or processing events.<p><a href='/help/ptm_processing_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>PTM / Processingi

Molecule processing

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘PTM / Processing’ section describes the extent of a transit peptide.<p><a href='/help/transit' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Transit peptidei1 – 22Mitochondrion1 PublicationAdd BLAST22
<p>This subsection of the ‘PTM / Processing’ section describes the extent of a polypeptide chain in the mature protein following processing.<p><a href='/help/chain' target='_top'>More...</a></p>ChainiPRO_000000121923 – 423Aspartate aminotransferase, mitochondrialAdd BLAST401

Amino acid modifications

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘PTM / Processing’ section specifies the position and type of each modified residue excluding <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/lipid">lipids</a>, <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/carbohyd">glycans</a> and <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/crosslnk">protein cross-links</a>.<p><a href='/help/mod_res' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Modified residuei272N6-(pyridoxal phosphate)lysine1

Proteomic databases

PaxDb, a database of protein abundance averages across all three domains of life

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PaxDbi
P00508

PRoteomics IDEntifications database

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PRIDEi
P00508

<p>This section provides information on the expression of a gene at the mRNA or protein level in cells or in tissues of multicellular organisms.<p><a href='/help/expression_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Expressioni

<p>This subsection of the ‘Expression’ section provides information on the expression of a gene at the mRNA or protein level in cells or in tissues of multicellular organisms. By default, the information is derived from experiments at the mRNA level, unless specified ‘at protein level’. <br></br>Examples: <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/uniprot/P92958#expression">P92958</a>, <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/uniprot/Q8TDN4#expression">Q8TDN4</a>, <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/uniprot/O14734#expression">O14734</a><p><a href='/help/tissue_specificity' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Tissue specificityi

Detected in heart (at protein level).1 Publication

<p>This section provides information on the quaternary structure of a protein and on interaction(s) with other proteins or protein complexes.<p><a href='/help/interaction_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Interactioni

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/interaction_section">'Interaction'</a> section provides information about the protein quaternary structure and interaction(s) with other proteins or protein complexes (with the exception of physiological receptor-ligand interactions which are annotated in the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function_section">'Function'</a> section).<p><a href='/help/subunit_structure' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Subunit structurei

Homodimer.4 Publications

GO - Molecular functioni

Protein-protein interaction databases

The Biological General Repository for Interaction Datasets (BioGrid)

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BioGridi
676777, 1 interactor

Protein interaction database and analysis system

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IntActi
P00508, 1 interactor

STRING: functional protein association networks

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STRINGi
9031.ENSGALP00000003646

<p>This section provides information on the tertiary and secondary structure of a protein.<p><a href='/help/structure_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Structurei

Secondary structure

1423
Legend: HelixTurnBeta strandPDB Structure known for this area
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3D structure databases

Protein Model Portal of the PSI-Nature Structural Biology Knowledgebase

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ProteinModelPortali
P00508

SWISS-MODEL Repository - a database of annotated 3D protein structure models

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SMRi
P00508

Database of comparative protein structure models

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ModBasei
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MobiDB: a database of protein disorder and mobility annotations

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MobiDBi
Search...

Miscellaneous databases

Relative evolutionary importance of amino acids within a protein sequence

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EvolutionaryTracei
P00508

<p>This section provides information on sequence similarities with other proteins and the domain(s) present in a protein.<p><a href='/help/family_and_domains_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Family & Domainsi

<p>This subsection of the ‘Family and domains’ section provides information about the sequence similarity with other proteins.<p><a href='/help/sequence_similarities' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequence similaritiesi

Keywords - Domaini

Transit peptide

Phylogenomic databases

evolutionary genealogy of genes: Non-supervised Orthologous Groups

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eggNOGi
KOG1411 Eukaryota
COG1448 LUCA

The HOGENOM Database of Homologous Genes from Fully Sequenced Organisms

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HOGENOMi
HOG000185898

The HOVERGEN Database of Homologous Vertebrate Genes

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HOVERGENi
HBG000951

InParanoid: Eukaryotic Ortholog Groups

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InParanoidi
P00508

KEGG Orthology (KO)

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KOi
K14455

Database for complete collections of gene phylogenies

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PhylomeDBi
P00508

Family and domain databases

Gene3D Structural and Functional Annotation of Protein Families

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Gene3Di
3.40.640.10, 1 hit
3.90.1150.10, 1 hit

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR004839 Aminotransferase_I/II
IPR000796 Asp_trans
IPR004838 NHTrfase_class1_PyrdxlP-BS
IPR015424 PyrdxlP-dep_Trfase
IPR015422 PyrdxlP-dep_Trfase_dom1
IPR015421 PyrdxlP-dep_Trfase_major

The PANTHER Classification System

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PANTHERi
PTHR11879 PTHR11879, 1 hit

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF00155 Aminotran_1_2, 1 hit

Protein Motif fingerprint database; a protein domain database

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PRINTSi
PR00799 TRANSAMINASE

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF53383 SSF53383, 1 hit

PROSITE; a protein domain and family database

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PROSITEi
View protein in PROSITE
PS00105 AA_TRANSFER_CLASS_1, 1 hit

<p>This section displays by default the canonical protein sequence and upon request all isoforms described in the entry. It also includes information pertinent to the sequence(s), including <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/sequence_length">length</a> and <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/sequences">molecular weight</a>.<p><a href='/help/sequences_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequencei

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/sequences_section">Sequence</a> section indicates if the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/canonical_and_isoforms">canonical sequence</a> displayed by default in the entry is complete or not.<p><a href='/help/sequence_status' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequence statusi: Complete.

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/sequences_section">Sequence</a> section indicates if the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/canonical_and_isoforms">canonical sequence</a> displayed by default in the entry is in its mature form or if it represents the precursor.<p><a href='/help/sequence_processing' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequence processingi: The displayed sequence is further processed into a mature form.

P00508-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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        10         20         30         40         50
MALLQSRLLL SAPRRAAATA RASSWWSHVE MGPPDPILGV TEAFKRDTNS
60 70 80 90 100
KKMNLGVGAY RDDNGKSYVL NCVRKAEAMI AAKKMDKEYL PIAGLADFTR
110 120 130 140 150
ASAELALGEN SEAFKSGRYV TVQGISGTGS LRVGANFLQR FFKFSRDVYL
160 170 180 190 200
PKPSWGNHTP IFRDAGLQLQ AYRYYDPKTC SLDFTGAMED ISKIPEKSII
210 220 230 240 250
LLHACAHNPT GVDPRQEQWK ELASVVKKRN LLAYFDMAYQ GFASGDINRD
260 270 280 290 300
AWALRHFIEQ GIDVVLSQSY AKNMGLYGER AGAFTVICRD AEEAKRVESQ
310 320 330 340 350
LKILIRPMYS NPPMNGARIA SLILNTPELR KEWLVEVKGM ADRIISMRTQ
360 370 380 390 400
LVSNLKKEGS SHNWQHITDQ IGMFCFTGLK PEQVERLTKE FSIYMTKDGR
410 420
ISVAGVASSN VGYLAHAIHQ VTK
Length:423
Mass (Da):47,241
Last modified:October 1, 1989 - v2
<p>The checksum is a form of redundancy check that is calculated from the sequence. It is useful for tracking sequence updates.</p> <p>It should be noted that while, in theory, two different sequences could have the same checksum value, the likelihood that this would happen is extremely low.</p> <p>However UniProtKB may contain entries with identical sequences in case of multiple genes (paralogs).</p> <p>The checksum is computed as the sequence 64-bit Cyclic Redundancy Check value (CRC64) using the generator polynomial: x<sup>64</sup> + x<sup>4</sup> + x<sup>3</sup> + x + 1. The algorithm is described in the ISO 3309 standard. </p> <p class="publication">Press W.H., Flannery B.P., Teukolsky S.A. and Vetterling W.T.<br /> <strong>Cyclic redundancy and other checksums</strong><br /> <a href="http://www.nrbook.com/b/bookcpdf.php">Numerical recipes in C 2nd ed., pp896-902, Cambridge University Press (1993)</a>)</p> Checksum:i59D65D4ED4DDF8BA
GO

Experimental Info

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘Sequence’ section reports difference(s) between the canonical sequence (displayed by default in the entry) and the different sequence submissions merged in the entry. These various submissions may originate from different sequencing projects, different types of experiments, or different biological samples. Sequence conflicts are usually of unknown origin.<p><a href='/help/conflict' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequence conflicti67S → P AA sequence (PubMed:6345546).Curated1
Sequence conflicti168Q → E AA sequence (PubMed:6345546).Curated1
Sequence conflicti216Q → E AA sequence (PubMed:6345546).Curated1

Sequence databases

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EMBL nucleotide sequence database

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EMBLi

GenBank nucleotide sequence database

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GenBanki

DNA Data Bank of Japan; a nucleotide sequence database

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DDBJi
Links Updated
M12105 mRNA Translation: AAA48603.1

Protein sequence database of the Protein Information Resource

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PIRi
A24554 XNCHDM

NCBI Reference Sequences

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RefSeqi
NP_990854.1, NM_205523.1

UniGene gene-oriented nucleotide sequence clusters

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UniGenei
Gga.4425

Genome annotation databases

Database of genes from NCBI RefSeq genomes

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GeneIDi
396533

KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes

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KEGGi
gga:396533

<p>This section provides links to proteins that are similar to the protein sequence(s) described in this entry at different levels of sequence identity thresholds (100%, 90% and 50%) based on their membership in UniProt Reference Clusters (<a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/uniref">UniRef</a>).<p><a href='/help/similar_proteins_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Similar proteinsi

<p>This section is used to point to information related to entries and found in data collections other than UniProtKB.<p><a href='/help/cross_references_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Cross-referencesi

Sequence databases

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EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
M12105 mRNA Translation: AAA48603.1
PIRiA24554 XNCHDM
RefSeqiNP_990854.1, NM_205523.1
UniGeneiGga.4425

3D structure databases

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Protein Data Bank Europe

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PDBei

Protein Data Bank RCSB

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RCSB PDBi

Protein Data Bank Japan

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PDBji
Links Updated
PDB entryMethodResolution (Å)ChainPositionsPDBsum
1AKAX-ray2.10A/B23-423[»]
1AKBX-ray2.30A23-423[»]
1AKCX-ray2.30A23-423[»]
1AMAX-ray2.30A23-423[»]
1IVRX-ray2.40A23-423[»]
1MAPX-ray2.40A23-423[»]
1MAQX-ray2.30A23-423[»]
1OXOX-ray2.30A/B23-423[»]
1OXPX-ray2.50A23-423[»]
1TARX-ray2.20A/B23-423[»]
1TASX-ray2.80A/B23-423[»]
1TATX-ray3.00A/B23-423[»]
7AATX-ray1.90A/B23-423[»]
8AATX-ray2.30A/B23-423[»]
9AATX-ray2.20A/B23-423[»]
ProteinModelPortaliP00508
SMRiP00508
ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

BioGridi676777, 1 interactor
IntActiP00508, 1 interactor
STRINGi9031.ENSGALP00000003646

Proteomic databases

PaxDbiP00508
PRIDEiP00508

Protocols and materials databases

Structural Biology KnowledgebaseSearch...

Genome annotation databases

GeneIDi396533
KEGGigga:396533

Organism-specific databases

Comparative Toxicogenomics Database

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CTDi
2806

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiKOG1411 Eukaryota
COG1448 LUCA
HOGENOMiHOG000185898
HOVERGENiHBG000951
InParanoidiP00508
KOiK14455
PhylomeDBiP00508

Enzyme and pathway databases

ReactomeiR-GGA-352875 Gluconeogenesis
R-GGA-372568 Amino acid metabolism

Miscellaneous databases

EvolutionaryTraceiP00508

Protein Ontology

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PROi
PR:P00508

Family and domain databases

Gene3Di3.40.640.10, 1 hit
3.90.1150.10, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR004839 Aminotransferase_I/II
IPR000796 Asp_trans
IPR004838 NHTrfase_class1_PyrdxlP-BS
IPR015424 PyrdxlP-dep_Trfase
IPR015422 PyrdxlP-dep_Trfase_dom1
IPR015421 PyrdxlP-dep_Trfase_major
PANTHERiPTHR11879 PTHR11879, 1 hit
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF00155 Aminotran_1_2, 1 hit
PRINTSiPR00799 TRANSAMINASE
SUPFAMiSSF53383 SSF53383, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS00105 AA_TRANSFER_CLASS_1, 1 hit

ProtoNet; Automatic hierarchical classification of proteins

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ProtoNeti
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<p>This section provides general information on the entry.<p><a href='/help/entry_information_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry informationi

<p>This subsection of the ‘Entry information’ section provides a mnemonic identifier for a UniProtKB entry, but it is not a stable identifier. Each reviewed entry is assigned a unique entry name upon integration into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot.<p><a href='/help/entry_name' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry nameiAATM_CHICK
<p>This subsection of the ‘Entry information’ section provides one or more accession number(s). These are stable identifiers and should be used to cite UniProtKB entries. Upon integration into UniProtKB, each entry is assigned a unique accession number, which is called ‘Primary (citable) accession number’.<p><a href='/help/accession_numbers' target='_top'>More...</a></p>AccessioniPrimary (citable) accession number: P00508
<p>This subsection of the ‘Entry information’ section shows the date of integration of the entry into UniProtKB, the date of the last sequence update and the date of the last annotation modification (‘Last modified’). The version number for both the entry and the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/canonical_and_isoforms">canonical sequence</a> are also displayed.<p><a href='/help/entry_history' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry historyiIntegrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: July 21, 1986
Last sequence update: October 1, 1989
Last modified: December 5, 2018
This is version 139 of the entry and version 2 of the sequence. See complete history.
<p>This subsection of the ‘Entry information’ section indicates whether the entry has been manually annotated and reviewed by UniProtKB curators or not, in other words, if the entry belongs to the Swiss-Prot section of UniProtKB (<strong>reviewed</strong>) or to the computer-annotated TrEMBL section (<strong>unreviewed</strong>).<p><a href='/help/entry_status' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry statusiReviewed (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)
Annotation programChordata Protein Annotation Program

<p>This section contains any relevant information that doesn’t fit in any other defined sections<p><a href='/help/miscellaneous_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Miscellaneousi

Keywords - Technical termi

3D-structure, Complete proteome, Direct protein sequencing, Reference proteome

Documents

  1. PDB cross-references
    Index of Protein Data Bank (PDB) cross-references
  2. SIMILARITY comments
    Index of protein domains and families
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