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Sequence version 1 (13 Sep 2004)
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Protein

Beta-hexosaminidase subunit beta

Gene

Hexb

Organism
Rattus norvegicus (Rat)
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 transcript 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

Responsible for the degradation of GM2 gangliosides, and a variety of other molecules containing terminal N-acetyl hexosamines, in the brain and other tissues.By similarity

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function%5Fsection">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

  • Hydrolysis of terminal non-reducing N-acetyl-D-hexosamine residues in N-acetyl-beta-D-hexosaminides. EC:3.2.1.52

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function%5Fsection">Function</a> section is used for enzymes and indicates the residues directly involved in catalysis.<p><a href='/help/act_site' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Active sitei333Proton donorBy similarity1

<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 functionGlycosidase, Hydrolase

Enzyme and pathway databases

Reactome - a knowledgebase of biological pathways and processes

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Reactomei
R-RNO-1660662 Glycosphingolipid metabolism
R-RNO-2022857 Keratan sulfate degradation
R-RNO-2024101 CS/DS degradation
R-RNO-2160916 Hyaluronan uptake and degradation
R-RNO-6798695 Neutrophil degranulation

SABIO-RK: Biochemical Reaction Kinetics Database

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SABIO-RKi
Q6AXR4

Protein family/group databases

Carbohydrate-Active enZymes

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CAZyi
GH20 Glycoside Hydrolase Family 20

<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:
Beta-hexosaminidase subunit beta (EC:3.2.1.52)
Alternative name(s):
Beta-N-acetylhexosaminidase subunit beta
Short name:
Hexosaminidase subunit B
N-acetyl-beta-glucosaminidase subunit beta
<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:Hexb
<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>OrganismiRattus norvegicus (Rat)
<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 identifieri10116 [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 lineageiEukaryotaMetazoaChordataCraniataVertebrataEuteleostomiMammaliaEutheriaEuarchontogliresGliresRodentiaMyomorphaMuroideaMuridaeMurinaeRattus
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/names%5Fand%5Ftaxonomy%5Fsection">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
  • UP000002494 <p>A UniProt <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/proteomes%5Fmanual">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

Organism-specific databases

Rat genome database

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RGDi
1307607 Hexb

<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 & Seán O’Donoghue; Source: COMPARTMENTS

Keywords - Cellular componenti

Lysosome

<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 – 23Sequence analysisAdd BLAST23
<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_000001200824 – 537Beta-hexosaminidase subunit betaAdd BLAST514

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 and type of each covalently attached glycan group (mono-, di-, or polysaccharide).<p><a href='/help/carbohyd' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Glycosylationi62N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagineSequence analysis1
<p>This subsection of the PTM / Processing":/help/ptm_processing_section section describes the positions of cysteine residues participating in disulfide bonds.<p><a href='/help/disulfid' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Disulfide bondi69 ↔ 115By similarity
Glycosylationi168N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagineSequence analysis1
Disulfide bondi287 ↔ 338By similarity
Glycosylationi305N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagineSequence analysis1
Disulfide bondi512 ↔ 529By similarity

Keywords - PTMi

Disulfide bond, Glycoprotein

Proteomic databases

jPOST - Japan Proteome Standard Repository/Database

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jPOSTi
Q6AXR4

PeptideAtlas

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PeptideAtlasi
Q6AXR4

PRoteomics IDEntifications database

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PRIDEi
Q6AXR4

PTM databases

iPTMnet integrated resource for PTMs in systems biology context

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iPTMneti
Q6AXR4

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

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PhosphoSitePlusi
Q6AXR4

<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

GO - Molecular functioni

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRING: functional protein association networks

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STRINGi
10116.ENSRNOP00000044480

<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
Q6AXR4

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

<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 glycosyl hydrolase 20 family.Curated

Keywords - Domaini

Signal

Phylogenomic databases

InParanoid: Eukaryotic Ortholog Groups

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InParanoidi
Q6AXR4

KEGG Orthology (KO)

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KOi
K12373

Database of Orthologous Groups

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OrthoDBi
545162at2759

Database for complete collections of gene phylogenies

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PhylomeDBi
Q6AXR4

Family and domain databases

Gene3D Structural and Functional Annotation of Protein Families

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Gene3Di
3.30.379.10, 1 hit

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR025705 Beta_hexosaminidase_sua/sub
IPR015883 Glyco_hydro_20_cat
IPR017853 Glycoside_hydrolase_SF
IPR029018 Hex-like_dom2
IPR029019 HEX_eukaryotic_N

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF00728 Glyco_hydro_20, 1 hit
PF14845 Glycohydro_20b2, 1 hit

PIRSF; a whole-protein classification database

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PIRSFi
PIRSF001093 B-hxosamndse_ab_euk_, 1 hit

Protein Motif fingerprint database; a protein domain database

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PRINTSi
PR00738 GLHYDRLASE20

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF51445 SSF51445, 1 hit
SSF55545 SSF55545, 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>Sequence (1+)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 has 1 described isoform and 1 potential isoform that is computationally mapped.Show allAlign All

Q6AXR4-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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        10         20         30         40         50
MPGSPRRAPG LLLQALVAMV SLALVAPFGL QPALWPMPRS VQVFPRLLYI
60 70 80 90 100
SPENFQIDNS PNSTAGPSCS LLLEAFRRYY NYIFGFYKRH HGPAKFQDKP
110 120 130 140 150
QLEKLLVFIN LEPQCDAFPS MSSDESYSLL VQEPVALLKA NEVWGALRGL
160 170 180 190 200
ETFSQLVYQD AYGTFTINES TIADSPRFPH RGILIDTSRH YLPVKTIFKT
210 220 230 240 250
LDAMAFNKFN VLHWHIVDDQ SFPYQSITFP ELSNKGSYSL SHVYTPNDIH
260 270 280 290 300
MVLEYARLRG IRVIPEFDSP GHTQSWGKGQ KNLLTPCFIQ KIRTQKVGPV
310 320 330 340 350
DPSLNTTYVF FDTFFKEISR VFPDQFIHLG GDEVEFECWA SNPNIQNFMK
360 370 380 390 400
KKGFGNNFRR LESFYIKKIL DIITSLKKSS IVWQDVFDDQ VELQPGTVVE
410 420 430 440 450
VWKSENYLNE LAQVTASGFP AILSAPWYLD LISYGQDWRN YYKAEPLNFE
460 470 480 490 500
GSEKQKQLVI GGEACLWGEY VDATNLIPRL WPRASAVGER LWSPRIITNL
510 520 530
ENAYRRLAVH RCRMVSRGIA AQPLFTGYCN YENKMEK
Length:537
Mass (Da):61,527
Last modified:September 13, 2004 - 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:i1A9BB01F4AD2F6E4
GO

<p>In eukaryotic reference proteomes, unreviewed entries that are likely to belong to the same gene are computationally mapped, based on gene identifiers from Ensembl, EnsemblGenomes and model organism databases.<p><a href='/help/gene_centric_isoform_mapping' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Computationally mapped potential isoform sequencesi

There is 1 potential isoform mapped to this entry.BLASTAlignShow allAdd to basket
EntryEntry nameProtein names
Gene namesLengthAnnotation
F1LR87F1LR87_RAT
Beta-hexosaminidase
Hexb
538Annotation 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>

Sequence databases

Select the link destinations:

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
BC079376 mRNA Translation: AAH79376.1

NCBI Reference Sequences

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RefSeqi
NP_001011946.1, NM_001011946.1

Genome annotation databases

Database of genes from NCBI RefSeq genomes

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GeneIDi
294673

KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes

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KEGGi
rno:294673

UCSC genome browser

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UCSCi
RGD:1307607 rat

<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
BC079376 mRNA Translation: AAH79376.1
RefSeqiNP_001011946.1, NM_001011946.1

3D structure databases

SMRiQ6AXR4
ModBaseiSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRINGi10116.ENSRNOP00000044480

Protein family/group databases

CAZyiGH20 Glycoside Hydrolase Family 20

PTM databases

iPTMnetiQ6AXR4
PhosphoSitePlusiQ6AXR4

Proteomic databases

jPOSTiQ6AXR4
PeptideAtlasiQ6AXR4
PRIDEiQ6AXR4

Genome annotation databases

GeneIDi294673
KEGGirno:294673
UCSCiRGD:1307607 rat

Organism-specific databases

Comparative Toxicogenomics Database

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CTDi
3074
RGDi1307607 Hexb

Phylogenomic databases

InParanoidiQ6AXR4
KOiK12373
OrthoDBi545162at2759
PhylomeDBiQ6AXR4

Enzyme and pathway databases

ReactomeiR-RNO-1660662 Glycosphingolipid metabolism
R-RNO-2022857 Keratan sulfate degradation
R-RNO-2024101 CS/DS degradation
R-RNO-2160916 Hyaluronan uptake and degradation
R-RNO-6798695 Neutrophil degranulation
SABIO-RKiQ6AXR4

Miscellaneous databases

Protein Ontology

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PROi
PR:Q6AXR4

Family and domain databases

Gene3Di3.30.379.10, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR025705 Beta_hexosaminidase_sua/sub
IPR015883 Glyco_hydro_20_cat
IPR017853 Glycoside_hydrolase_SF
IPR029018 Hex-like_dom2
IPR029019 HEX_eukaryotic_N
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF00728 Glyco_hydro_20, 1 hit
PF14845 Glycohydro_20b2, 1 hit
PIRSFiPIRSF001093 B-hxosamndse_ab_euk_, 1 hit
PRINTSiPR00738 GLHYDRLASE20
SUPFAMiSSF51445 SSF51445, 1 hit
SSF55545 SSF55545, 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 nameiHEXB_RAT
<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: Q6AXR4
<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: May 10, 2005
Last sequence update: September 13, 2004
Last modified: February 26, 2020
This is version 102 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)
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

Reference proteome

Documents

  1. SIMILARITY comments
    Index of protein domains and families
  2. Glycosyl hydrolases
    Classification of glycosyl hydrolase families and list of entries
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