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Sequence version 2 (21 Feb 2006)
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Protein

2-hydroxyacylsphingosine 1-beta-galactosyltransferase

Gene

Ugt8

Organism
Mus musculus (Mouse)
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 transfer of galactose to ceramide, a key enzymatic step in the biosynthesis of galactocerebrosides, which are abundant sphingolipids of the myelin membrane of the central nervous system and peripheral nervous system.By similarity

<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 <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: galactosylceramide biosynthesis

This protein is involved in the pathway galactosylceramide biosynthesis, which is part of Sphingolipid metabolism.
View all proteins of this organism that are known to be involved in the pathway galactosylceramide biosynthesis and in Sphingolipid metabolism.

<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 functionGlycosyltransferase, Transferase
Biological processLipid metabolism, Sphingolipid metabolism

Enzyme and pathway databases

Reactome - a knowledgebase of biological pathways and processes

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Reactomei
R-MMU-1660662 Glycosphingolipid metabolism

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

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UniPathwayi
UPA00787

Protein family/group databases

Carbohydrate-Active enZymes

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CAZyi
GT1 Glycosyltransferase Family 1

<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:
2-hydroxyacylsphingosine 1-beta-galactosyltransferase (EC:2.4.1.47By similarity)
Alternative name(s):
Ceramide UDP-galactosyltransferase
Cerebroside synthase
UDP-galactose-ceramide galactosyltransferase
<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:Ugt8
Synonyms:Cgt, Ugt4, Ugt8a
<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>OrganismiMus musculus (Mouse)
<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 identifieri10090 [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 lineageiEukaryotaMetazoaChordataCraniataVertebrataEuteleostomiMammaliaEutheriaEuarchontogliresGliresRodentiaMyomorphaMuroideaMuridaeMurinaeMusMus
<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
  • UP000000589 <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: Chromosome 3

Organism-specific databases

Mouse genome database (MGD) from Mouse Genome Informatics (MGI)

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MGIi
MGI:109522 Ugt8a

<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

Topology

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/subcellular_location_section">'Subcellular location'</a> section describes the extent of a membrane-spanning region of the protein. It denotes the presence of both alpha-helical transmembrane regions and the membrane spanning regions of beta-barrel transmembrane proteins.<p><a href='/help/transmem' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Transmembranei472 – 492HelicalSequence analysisAdd BLAST21

Keywords - Cellular componenti

Membrane

<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 denotes the presence of an N-terminal signal peptide.<p><a href='/help/signal' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Signal peptidei1 – 20Sequence analysisAdd BLAST20
<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_000003606521 – 5412-hydroxyacylsphingosine 1-beta-galactosyltransferaseAdd BLAST521

Amino acid modifications

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/ptm_processing_section">PTM / Processing</a> section specifies the position and type of each covalently attached glycan group (mono-, di-, or polysaccharide).<p><a href='/help/carbohyd' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Glycosylationi78N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagineSequence analysis1
Glycosylationi333N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagineSequence analysis1
Glycosylationi442N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagineSequence analysis1

Keywords - PTMi

Glycoprotein

Proteomic databases

MaxQB - The MaxQuant DataBase

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MaxQBi
Q64676

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

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PaxDbi
Q64676

PeptideAtlas

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PeptideAtlasi
Q64676

PRoteomics IDEntifications database

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PRIDEi
Q64676

PTM databases

GlyConnect protein glycosylation platform

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GlyConnecti
2096

iPTMnet integrated resource for PTMs in systems biology context

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iPTMneti
Q64676

Comprehensive resource for the study of protein post-translational modifications (PTMs) in human, mouse and rat.

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PhosphoSitePlusi
Q64676

SwissPalm database of S-palmitoylation events

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SwissPalmi
Q64676

<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

Gene expression databases

Bgee dataBase for Gene Expression Evolution

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Bgeei
ENSMUSG00000032854 Expressed in 174 organ(s), highest expression level in ventral horn of spinal cord

Genevisible search portal to normalized and curated expression data from Genevestigator

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Genevisiblei
Q64676 MM

<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

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRING: functional protein association networks

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STRINGi
10090.ENSMUSP00000050852

<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

Belongs to the UDP-glycosyltransferase family.Curated

Keywords - Domaini

Signal, Transmembrane, Transmembrane helix

Phylogenomic databases

evolutionary genealogy of genes: Non-supervised Orthologous Groups

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eggNOGi
KOG1192 Eukaryota
COG1819 LUCA

Ensembl GeneTree

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GeneTreei
ENSGT00940000156545

The HOGENOM Database of Homologous Genes from Fully Sequenced Organisms

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HOGENOMi
HOG000220831

InParanoid: Eukaryotic Ortholog Groups

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InParanoidi
Q64676

KEGG Orthology (KO)

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KOi
K04628

Identification of Orthologs from Complete Genome Data

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OMAi
KNCDMIV

Database of Orthologous Groups

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OrthoDBi
508327at2759

Database for complete collections of gene phylogenies

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PhylomeDBi
Q64676

TreeFam database of animal gene trees

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TreeFami
TF315472

Family and domain databases

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR002213 UDP_glucos_trans
IPR035595 UDP_glycos_trans_CS

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF00201 UDPGT, 1 hit

PROSITE; a protein domain and family database

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PROSITEi
View protein in PROSITE
PS00375 UDPGT, 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>. 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>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.

Q64676-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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MKSYTPYFML LWSAVGIARA AKIIIVPPIM FESHLYIFKT LASALHERGH
60 70 80 90 100
HTVLLLSEGR DIAPSNHYSL QRYPGIFNST TSDAFLQSKM RNIFSGRLTA
110 120 130 140 150
VELVDILDHY TKNCDMMVGN QALIQGLKKE KFDLLLVDPN DMCGFVIAHL
160 170 180 190 200
LGVKYAVFST GLWYPAEVGA PAPLAYVPEF NSLLTDRMNF LERMKNTGVY
210 220 230 240 250
LISRIGVSFL VLPKYERIMQ KYNLLPAKSM YDLVHGSSLW MLCTDVALEF
260 270 280 290 300
PRPTLPNVVY VGGILTKPAS PLPEDLQRWV SGAQEHGFVL VSFGAGVKYL
310 320 330 340 350
SEDIANKLAG ALGRLPQKVI WRFSGTKPKN LGNNTKLIEW LPQNDLLGHS
360 370 380 390 400
NIRAFLSHGG LNSIFETMYH GVPVVGIPLF GDHYDTMTRV QAKGMGILLE
410 420 430 440 450
WNTVTEGELY DALVKVINNP SYRQRAQKLS EIHKDQPGHP VNRTTYWIDY
460 470 480 490 500
ILRHDGARHL RSAVHQISFC QYFLLDIAFV LLLGAVLLYF ILSYVTKFIY
510 520 530 540
RKIKSLWSKN EHSTVNGHYQ NGIRNGKYKG NGRVKHEKKV R
Length:541
Mass (Da):61,249
Last modified:February 21, 2006 - 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:i0E3436597F8810D0
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 conflicti335T → S in AAC53576 (PubMed:8661123).Curated1
Sequence conflicti458R → H in CAA63090 (PubMed:8661124).Curated1
Sequence conflicti458R → H in CAA63091 (PubMed:8661124).Curated1
Sequence conflicti511E → K in CAA63090 (PubMed:8661124).Curated1
Sequence conflicti511E → K in CAA63091 (PubMed:8661124).Curated1
Sequence conflicti524R → P in CAA63090 (PubMed:8661124).Curated1
Sequence conflicti524R → P in CAA63091 (PubMed:8661124).Curated1
Sequence conflicti533 – 534RV → HI in CAA63090 (PubMed:8661124).Curated2
Sequence conflicti533 – 534RV → HI in CAA63091 (PubMed:8661124).Curated2
Sequence conflicti541R → K in CAA63090 (PubMed:8661124).Curated1
Sequence conflicti541R → K in CAA63091 (PubMed:8661124).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
U48896
, U48892, U48893, U48894 Genomic DNA Translation: AAC53576.1
X92122 mRNA Translation: CAA63090.1
X92123
, X92124, X92125, X92126, X92177 Genomic DNA Translation: CAA63091.1
AK137364 mRNA Translation: BAE23325.1
BC016885 mRNA Translation: AAH16885.1

The Consensus CDS (CCDS) project

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CCDSi
CCDS17821.1

NCBI Reference Sequences

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RefSeqi
NP_035804.2, NM_011674.4
XP_006501372.2, XM_006501309.3
XP_006501373.1, XM_006501310.3

Genome annotation databases

Ensembl eukaryotic genome annotation project

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Ensembli
ENSMUST00000057944; ENSMUSP00000050852; ENSMUSG00000032854
ENSMUST00000198610; ENSMUSP00000143605; ENSMUSG00000032854

Database of genes from NCBI RefSeq genomes

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GeneIDi
22239

KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes

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KEGGi
mmu:22239

UCSC genome browser

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UCSCi
uc008rfy.1 mouse

<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
U48896
, U48892, U48893, U48894 Genomic DNA Translation: AAC53576.1
X92122 mRNA Translation: CAA63090.1
X92123
, X92124, X92125, X92126, X92177 Genomic DNA Translation: CAA63091.1
AK137364 mRNA Translation: BAE23325.1
BC016885 mRNA Translation: AAH16885.1
CCDSiCCDS17821.1
RefSeqiNP_035804.2, NM_011674.4
XP_006501372.2, XM_006501309.3
XP_006501373.1, XM_006501310.3

3D structure databases

Database of comparative protein structure models

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ModBasei
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SWISS-MODEL Interactive Workspace

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SWISS-MODEL-Workspacei
Submit a new modelling project...

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRINGi10090.ENSMUSP00000050852

Protein family/group databases

CAZyiGT1 Glycosyltransferase Family 1

PTM databases

GlyConnecti2096
iPTMnetiQ64676
PhosphoSitePlusiQ64676
SwissPalmiQ64676

Proteomic databases

MaxQBiQ64676
PaxDbiQ64676
PeptideAtlasiQ64676
PRIDEiQ64676

Protocols and materials databases

Structural Biology KnowledgebaseSearch...

Genome annotation databases

EnsembliENSMUST00000057944; ENSMUSP00000050852; ENSMUSG00000032854
ENSMUST00000198610; ENSMUSP00000143605; ENSMUSG00000032854
GeneIDi22239
KEGGimmu:22239
UCSCiuc008rfy.1 mouse

Organism-specific databases

Comparative Toxicogenomics Database

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CTDi
22239
MGIiMGI:109522 Ugt8a

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiKOG1192 Eukaryota
COG1819 LUCA
GeneTreeiENSGT00940000156545
HOGENOMiHOG000220831
InParanoidiQ64676
KOiK04628
OMAiKNCDMIV
OrthoDBi508327at2759
PhylomeDBiQ64676
TreeFamiTF315472

Enzyme and pathway databases

UniPathwayiUPA00787
ReactomeiR-MMU-1660662 Glycosphingolipid metabolism

Miscellaneous databases

Protein Ontology

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PROi
PR:Q64676

The Stanford Online Universal Resource for Clones and ESTs

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SOURCEi
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Gene expression databases

BgeeiENSMUSG00000032854 Expressed in 174 organ(s), highest expression level in ventral horn of spinal cord
GenevisibleiQ64676 MM

Family and domain databases

InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR002213 UDP_glucos_trans
IPR035595 UDP_glycos_trans_CS
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF00201 UDPGT, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS00375 UDPGT, 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 nameiCGT_MOUSE
<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: Q64676
Secondary accession number(s): Q61634, Q91W57
<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: February 21, 2006
Last modified: July 3, 2019
This is version 136 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

Complete proteome, Reference proteome

Documents

  1. PATHWAY comments
    Index of metabolic and biosynthesis pathways
  2. SIMILARITY comments
    Index of protein domains and families
  3. MGD cross-references
    Mouse Genome Database (MGD) cross-references in UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
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