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Entry version 109 (26 Feb 2020)
Sequence version 3 (23 Jan 2007)
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Protein

Gag polyprotein

Gene

gag

Organism
Bovine leukemia virus (isolate Japanese BLV-1) (BLV)
Status
Reviewed-Annotation score:

Annotation score:4 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

The matrix domain targets Gag, Gag-Pro and Gag-Pro-Pol polyproteins to the plasma membrane via a multipartite membrane binding signal, that includes its myristoylated N-terminus.By similarity
Matrix protein.By similarity
Forms the spherical core of the virus that encapsulates the genomic RNA-nucleocapsid complex.By similarity
Binds strongly to viral nucleic acids and promote their aggregation. Also destabilizes the nucleic acids duplexes via highly structured zinc-binding motifs.By similarity

Regions

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function%5Fsection">Function</a> section specifies the position(s) and type(s) of zinc fingers within the protein.<p><a href='/help/zn_fing' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Zinc fingeri345 – 362CCHC-type 1PROSITE-ProRule annotationAdd BLAST18
Zinc fingeri370 – 387CCHC-type 2PROSITE-ProRule annotationAdd BLAST18

<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

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 functionViral nucleoprotein
Biological processHost-virus interaction, Viral budding, Viral budding via the host ESCRT complexes, Viral release from host cell
LigandMetal-binding, Zinc

<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%5Fand%5Ftaxonomy%5Fsection">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:
Gag polyprotein
Cleaved into the following 3 chains:
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names%5Fand%5Ftaxonomy%5Fsection">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:gag
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names%5Fand%5Ftaxonomy%5Fsection">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>OrganismiBovine leukemia virus (isolate Japanese BLV-1) (BLV)
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names%5Fand%5Ftaxonomy%5Fsection">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 identifieri11907 [NCBI]
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names%5Fand%5Ftaxonomy%5Fsection">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 lineageiVirusesOrterviralesRetroviridaeOrthoretrovirinaeDeltaretrovirus
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names%5Fand%5Ftaxonomy%5Fsection">Names and taxonomy</a> section only exists in viral entries and indicates the host(s) either as a specific organism or taxonomic group of organisms that are susceptible to be infected by a virus.<p><a href='/help/virus_host' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Virus hostiBos taurus (Bovine) [TaxID: 9913]

<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

GO - Cellular componenti

Keywords - Cellular componenti

Capsid protein, Viral matrix protein, Virion

<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 <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/ptm%5Fprocessing%5Fsection">PTM / Processing</a> section indicates that the initiator methionine is cleaved from the mature protein.<p><a href='/help/init_met' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Initiator methionineiRemoved; by hostSequence analysis
<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_00004425512 – 392Gag polyproteinAdd BLAST391
ChainiPRO_00000408332 – 109Matrix protein p15Add BLAST108
ChainiPRO_0000040834110 – 323Capsid protein p24Add BLAST214
ChainiPRO_0000040835324 – 392Nucleocapsid protein p12-gagAdd BLAST69

Amino acid modifications

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/ptm%5Fprocessing%5Fsection">PTM / Processing</a> section specifies the position(s) and the type of covalently attached lipid group(s).<p><a href='/help/lipid' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Lipidationi2N-myristoyl glycine; by hostSequence analysis1

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/ptm%5Fprocessing%5Fsection">PTM/processing</a> section describes post-translational modifications (PTMs). This subsection <strong>complements</strong> the information provided at the sequence level or describes modifications for which <strong>position-specific data is not yet available</strong>.<p><a href='/help/post-translational_modification' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Post-translational modificationi

Specific enzymatic cleavages by the viral protease yield mature proteins. The polyprotein is cleaved during and after budding, this process is termed maturation.By similarity
Myristoylated. Myristoylation of the matrix (MA) domain mediates the transport and binding of Gag polyproteins to the host plasma membrane and is required for the assembly of viral particles.By similarity

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection describes interesting single amino acid sites on the sequence that are not defined in any other subsection. This subsection can be displayed in different sections ('Function', 'PTM / Processing', 'Pathology and Biotech') according to its content.<p><a href='/help/site' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sitei109 – 110Cleavage; by viral proteaseBy similarity2
Sitei323 – 324Cleavage; by viral proteaseBy similarity2

Keywords - PTMi

Lipoprotein, Myristate, Phosphoprotein

Proteomic databases

PRoteomics IDEntifications database

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PRIDEi
P03344

<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%5Fsection">'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%5Fsection">'Function'</a> section).<p><a href='/help/subunit_structure' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Subunit structurei

Homodimer; the homodimers are part of the immature particles.

Interacts with host NEDD4; these interactions are essential for budding and release of viral particles.

By similarity

Homodimer; further assembles as homohexamers.

By similarity

<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

3D structure databases

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

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SMRi
P03344

Database of comparative protein structure models

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ModBasei
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<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

Domains and Repeats

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the 'Family and Domains' section indicates the positions and types of repeated sequence motifs or repeated domains within the protein.<p><a href='/help/repeat' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Repeati342 – 362Add BLAST21
Repeati367 – 387Add BLAST21

Motif

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the 'Family and Domains' section describes a short (usually not more than 20 amino acids) conserved sequence motif of biological significance.<p><a href='/help/motif' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Motifi100 – 103PPXY motifBy similarity4

<p>This subsection of the 'Family and domains' section provides general information on the biological role of a domain. The term 'domain' is intended here in its wide acceptation, it may be a structural domain, a transmembrane region or a functional domain. Several domains are described in this subsection.<p><a href='/help/domain_cc' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Domaini

Late-budding domains (L domains) are short sequence motifs essential for viral particle release. They can occur individually or in close proximity within structural proteins. They interacts with sorting cellular proteins of the multivesicular body (MVB) pathway. Most of these proteins are class E vacuolar protein sorting factors belonging to ESCRT-I, ESCRT-II or ESCRT-III complexes. Matrix protein p15 contains one L domain: a PPXY motif which binds to the WW domains of the ubiquitin ligase NEDD4.By similarity
The capsid protein N-terminus seems to be involved in Gag-Gag interactions.By similarity

Zinc finger

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Zinc fingeri345 – 362CCHC-type 1PROSITE-ProRule annotationAdd BLAST18
Zinc fingeri370 – 387CCHC-type 2PROSITE-ProRule annotationAdd BLAST18

Keywords - Domaini

Repeat, Zinc-finger

Family and domain databases

Gene3D Structural and Functional Annotation of Protein Families

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Gene3Di
1.10.1200.30, 1 hit
1.10.185.10, 1 hit
1.10.375.10, 1 hit

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR003139 D_retro_matrix
IPR036989 D_retro_matrix_sf
IPR000721 Gag_p24
IPR008916 Retrov_capsid_C
IPR008919 Retrov_capsid_N
IPR010999 Retrovr_matrix
IPR001878 Znf_CCHC
IPR036875 Znf_CCHC_sf

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF02228 Gag_p19, 1 hit
PF00607 Gag_p24, 1 hit
PF00098 zf-CCHC, 1 hit

Simple Modular Architecture Research Tool; a protein domain database

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SMARTi
View protein in SMART
SM00343 ZnF_C2HC, 2 hits

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF47836 SSF47836, 1 hit
SSF47943 SSF47943, 1 hit
SSF57756 SSF57756, 1 hit

PROSITE; a protein domain and family database

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PROSITEi
View protein in PROSITE
PS50158 ZF_CCHC, 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%5Flength">length</a> and <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/sequences">molecular weight</a>. The information is filed in different subsections. The current subsections and their content are listed below:<p><a href='/help/sequences_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Sequences (3)i

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/sequences%5Fsection">Sequence</a> section indicates if the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/canonical%5Fand%5Fisoforms">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%5Fsection">Sequence</a> section indicates if the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/canonical%5Fand%5Fisoforms">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.

This entry describes 3 <p>This subsection of the 'Sequence' section lists the alternative protein sequences (isoforms) that can be generated from the same gene by a single or by the combination of up to four biological events (alternative promoter usage, alternative splicing, alternative initiation and ribosomal frameshifting). Additionally, this section gives relevant information on each alternative protein isoform.<p><a href='/help/alternative_products' target='_top'>More...</a></p> isoformsi produced by ribosomal frameshifting. AlignAdd to basket
Isoform Gag polyprotein (identifier: P03344-1) [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket

This isoform has been chosen as the <div> <p><b>What is the canonical sequence?</b><p><a href='/help/canonical_and_isoforms' target='_top'>More...</a></p>canonicali sequence. All positional information in this entry refers to it. This is also the sequence that appears in the downloadable versions of the entry.

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        10         20         30         40         50
MGNSPSYNPP AGISPSDWLN LLQSAQRLNP RPSPSDFTDL KNYIHWFHKT
60 70 80 90 100
QKKPWTFTSG GPTSCPPGRF GRVPLVLATL NEVLSNEGGA PGASAPEEQP
110 120 130 140 150
PPYDPPAILP IISEGNRNRH RAWALRELQD IKKEIENKAP GSQVWIQTLR
160 170 180 190 200
LAILQADPTP ADLEQLCQYI ASPVDQTAHM TSLTAAIAAA EAATPSRVLT
210 220 230 240 250
PKTGTLTQQS AQPNAGDLRS QYQNLWLQAG KISLLVLQLQ PWSTIVQGPA
260 270 280 290 300
ESSVEFVNRL QISLADNLPD GVLRNPLLTP LVMQMLTESV SKFCRGEASG
310 320 330 340 350
RGGAKTAGLR TIGPPRMKQP ALLVHTPGPK MPGPRQPAPK RPPPGPCYRC
360 370 380 390
LKEGHWARDC PTKATGPPPG PCPICKDPSH WKRDCPTLKS KN
Note: Produced by conventional translation.Curated
Length:392
Mass (Da):42,532
Last modified:January 23, 2007 - v3
<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:i92F348CF399FAE2A
GO
Isoform Gag-Pro polyprotein (identifier: P0DOI0-1) [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
The sequence of this isoform can be found in the external entry P0DOI0.
Isoforms of the same protein are often annotated in two different entries if their sequences differ significantly.
Length:571
Mass (Da):61,933
GO
Isoform Gag-Pro-Pol polyprotein (identifier: P03361-1) [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
The sequence of this isoform can be found in the external entry P03361.
Isoforms of the same protein are often annotated in two different entries if their sequences differ significantly.
Length:1,416
Mass (Da):156,397
GO

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
K02120 Genomic RNA Translation: AAA42784.1

Protein sequence database of the Protein Information Resource

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PIRi
A94063 FOLJGB

Keywords - Coding sequence diversityi

Ribosomal frameshifting

<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

Select the link destinations:
EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
K02120 Genomic RNA Translation: AAA42784.1
PIRiA94063 FOLJGB

3D structure databases

SMRiP03344
ModBaseiSearch...

Proteomic databases

PRIDEiP03344

Family and domain databases

Gene3Di1.10.1200.30, 1 hit
1.10.185.10, 1 hit
1.10.375.10, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR003139 D_retro_matrix
IPR036989 D_retro_matrix_sf
IPR000721 Gag_p24
IPR008916 Retrov_capsid_C
IPR008919 Retrov_capsid_N
IPR010999 Retrovr_matrix
IPR001878 Znf_CCHC
IPR036875 Znf_CCHC_sf
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF02228 Gag_p19, 1 hit
PF00607 Gag_p24, 1 hit
PF00098 zf-CCHC, 1 hit
SMARTiView protein in SMART
SM00343 ZnF_C2HC, 2 hits
SUPFAMiSSF47836 SSF47836, 1 hit
SSF47943 SSF47943, 1 hit
SSF57756 SSF57756, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS50158 ZF_CCHC, 1 hit

ProtoNet; Automatic hierarchical classification of proteins

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ProtoNeti
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MobiDB: a database of protein disorder and mobility annotations

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MobiDBi
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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 nameiGAG_BLVJ
<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: P03344
<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%5Fand%5Fisoforms">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: January 23, 2007
Last modified: February 26, 2020
This is version 109 of the entry and version 3 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 programViral 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

Direct protein sequencing
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