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Protein

Uracil phosphoribosyltransferase

Gene

uprt

Organism
Toxoplasma gondii
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 conversion of uracil and 5-phospho-alpha-D-ribose 1-diphosphate (PRPP) to UMP and diphosphate.1 Publication

<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

Mg2+1 PublicationNote: Binds 1 Mg2+ ion per subunit. The magnesium is bound as Mg-PRPP.1 Publication

<p>This subsection of the ‘Function’ section describes regulatory mechanisms for enzymes, transporters or microbial transcription factors, and reports the components which regulate (by activation or inhibition) the reaction.<p><a href='/help/activity_regulation' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Activity regulationi

Allosterically activated by GTP. Binding of GTP leads to 5-time activation of the enzyme.1 Publication

<p>This subsection of the ‘Function’ section describes biophysical and chemical properties, such as maximal absorption, kinetic parameters, pH dependence, redox potentials and temperature dependence.<p><a href='/help/biophysicochemical_properties' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Kineticsi

  1. KM=3.5 µM for uracil2 Publications
  2. KM=216 µM for 5-phospho-alpha-D-ribose 1-diphosphate (in the absence of GTP)2 Publications
  3. KM=37.4 µM for 5-phospho-alpha-D-ribose 1-diphosphate (in the presence of GTP)2 Publications
  1. Vmax=0.45 µmol/min/mg enzyme2 Publications

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function_section">'Function'</a> section describes the metabolic pathway(s) associated with a protein.<p><a href='/help/pathway' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Pathwayi: UMP biosynthesis via salvage pathway

This protein is involved in step 1 of the subpathway that synthesizes UMP from uracil.
Proteins known to be involved in this subpathway in this organism are:
  1. Uracil phosphoribosyltransferase (uprt)
This subpathway is part of the pathway UMP biosynthesis via salvage pathway, which is itself part of Pyrimidine metabolism.
View all proteins of this organism that are known to be involved in the subpathway that synthesizes UMP from uracil, the pathway UMP biosynthesis via salvage pathway and in Pyrimidine metabolism.

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 sitei59GTPCombined sources1 Publication1
Binding sitei68GTPCombined sources1 Publication1
Binding sitei1125-phospho-alpha-D-ribose 1-diphosphateCombined sources1 Publication1
Binding sitei129GTPCombined sources2 Publications1
Binding sitei1375-phospho-alpha-D-ribose 1-diphosphateCombined sources2 Publications1
Binding sitei158GTPCombined sources2 Publications1
Binding sitei1645-phospho-alpha-D-ribose 1-diphosphateCombined sources2 Publications1
Binding sitei229Uracil; via amide nitrogenCombined sources1 Publication1
Binding sitei2355-phospho-alpha-D-ribose 1-diphosphateCombined sources1 Publication1

Regions

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘Function’ section describes a region in the protein which binds nucleotide phosphates. It always involves more than one amino acid and includes all residues involved in nucleotide-binding.<p><a href='/help/np_bind' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Nucleotide bindingi102 – 105GTPCombined sources1 Publication4

<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

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Molecular functionAllosteric enzyme, Glycosyltransferase, Transferase
LigandGTP-binding, Nucleotide-binding

Enzyme and pathway databases

BRENDA Comprehensive Enzyme Information System

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BRENDAi
2.4.2.9 6411

UniPathway: a resource for the exploration and annotation of metabolic pathways

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UniPathwayi
UPA00574;UER00636

<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:
Uracil phosphoribosyltransferase (EC:2.4.2.92 Publications)
Short name:
UPRT
Short name:
UPRTase
Alternative name(s):
UMP pyrophosphorylase
<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:uprt
<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>OrganismiToxoplasma gondii
<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 identifieri5811 [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 lineageiEukaryotaAlveolataApicomplexaConoidasidaCoccidiaEucoccidioridaEimeriorinaSarcocystidaeToxoplasma

<p>This section provides information on the disease(s) and phenotype(s) associated with a protein.<p><a href='/help/pathology_and_biotech_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Pathology & Biotechi

Mutagenesis

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/pathology_and_biotech_section">'Pathology and Biotech'</a> section describes the effect of the experimental mutation of one or more amino acid(s) on the biological properties of the protein.<p><a href='/help/mutagen' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Mutagenesisi59K → A: GTP-induced enzymatic activation is reduced 4-fold. 1 Publication1
Mutagenesisi68R → A: GTP-induced enzymatic activation is reduced 2-fold. 1 Publication1
Mutagenesisi128C → V: No effect on activity. Far less oxidation sensitive than wild-type. 1 Publication1
Mutagenesisi150K → A: GTP-induced enzymatic activation is reduced 4-fold. 1 Publication1
Mutagenesisi235D → A or N: No enzymatic activity. 1 Publication1

<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 polypeptide chain in the mature protein following processing.<p><a href='/help/chain' target='_top'>More...</a></p>ChainiPRO_00001207831 – 244Uracil phosphoribosyltransferaseAdd BLAST244

Proteomic databases

PRoteomics IDEntifications database

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PRIDEi
Q26998

<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

Monomer. Forms homodimers in presence of substrates and homotetramers in the presence of GTP.2 Publications

<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

1244
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
Q26998

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

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SMRi
Q26998

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
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Miscellaneous databases

Relative evolutionary importance of amino acids within a protein sequence

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EvolutionaryTracei
Q26998

<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

Region

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘Family and Domains’ section describes a region of interest that cannot be described in other subsections.<p><a href='/help/region' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Regioni164 – 1725-phospho-alpha-D-ribose 1-diphosphate bindingCombined sources2 Publications9
Regioni234 – 236Uracil bindingCombined sources1 Publication3

<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

Belongs to the UPRTase family.Curated

Phylogenomic databases

evolutionary genealogy of genes: Non-supervised Orthologous Groups

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eggNOGi
KOG4203 Eukaryota
COG0035 LUCA

Identification of Orthologs from Complete Genome Data

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OMAi
RICGYEI

Family and domain databases

Conserved Domains Database

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CDDi
cd06223 PRTases_typeI, 1 hit

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR000836 PRibTrfase_dom
IPR029057 PRTase-like

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF53271 SSF53271, 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.

Q26998-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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MAQVPASGKL LVDPRYSTND QEESILQDII TRFPNVVLMK QTAQLRAMMT
60 70 80 90 100
IIRDKETPKE EFVFYADRLI RLLIEEALNE LPFEKKEVTT PLDVSYHGVS
110 120 130 140 150
FYSKICGVSI VRAGESMESG LRAVCRGCRI GKILIQRDET TAEPKLIYEK
160 170 180 190 200
LPADIRDRWV MLLDPMCATA GSVCKAIEVL LRLGVKEERI IFVNILAAPQ
210 220 230 240
GIERVFKEYP KVRMVTAAVD ICLNSRYYIV PGIGDFGDRY FGTM
Length:244
Mass (Da):27,646
Last modified:November 1, 1996 - v1
<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:i1810CC234B2CE60F
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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
U10246 Genomic DNA Translation: AAB60213.1

Genome annotation databases

Ensembl protists genome annotation project

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EnsemblProtistsi
TGME49_312480-t26_1; TGME49_312480-t26_1; TGME49_312480

<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
U10246 Genomic DNA Translation: AAB60213.1

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
1BD3X-ray1.93A/B/C/D2-244[»]
1BD4X-ray2.20A/B/C/D2-244[»]
1JLRX-ray2.45A/B/C/D2-244[»]
1JLSX-ray2.50A/B/C/D2-244[»]
1UPFX-ray2.30A/B/C/D21-244[»]
1UPUX-ray2.50A/B/C/D21-244[»]
ProteinModelPortaliQ26998
SMRiQ26998
ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Proteomic databases

PRIDEiQ26998

Protocols and materials databases

Structural Biology KnowledgebaseSearch...

Genome annotation databases

EnsemblProtistsiTGME49_312480-t26_1; TGME49_312480-t26_1; TGME49_312480

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiKOG4203 Eukaryota
COG0035 LUCA
OMAiRICGYEI

Enzyme and pathway databases

UniPathwayi
UPA00574;UER00636

BRENDAi2.4.2.9 6411

Miscellaneous databases

EvolutionaryTraceiQ26998

Family and domain databases

CDDicd06223 PRTases_typeI, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR000836 PRibTrfase_dom
IPR029057 PRTase-like
SUPFAMiSSF53271 SSF53271, 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 nameiUPP_TOXGO
<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: Q26998
<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: November 1, 1997
Last sequence update: November 1, 1996
Last modified: December 5, 2018
This is version 93 of the entry and version 1 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)

<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, Direct protein sequencing

Documents

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