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Entry version 46 (11 Dec 2019)
Sequence version 1 (05 Jul 2004)
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Protein

L-amino-acid oxidase

Gene
N/A
Organism
Aplysia californica (California sea hare)
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 oxidative deamination of positively charged L-amino acids L-Lys and L-Arg and, much less efficiently, of amino acids L-His and L-Tyr. Has antimicrobial activity. Inhibits growth of Gram-negative bacteria E.coli strain MC4100 (MIC=0.62 µg/ml), E.coli strain C921-b2, S.typhimurium strain AA 140 (MIC=0.62 µg/ml), P.aeruginosa strain PAO1 (MIC=0.31 µg/ml) and V.harveyi strain BB170 (MIC=0.25 µg/ml). Inhibits growth of Gram-positive bacteria S.aureus strain 6835 (MIC=0.31 µg/ml), S.pyogenes strain NZ131 (MIC=0.62 µg/ml), B.subtilis strain 168 (MIC=2.50 µg/ml) and B.subtilis strain WB600 (MIC=2.50 µg/ml). The antibacterial effect can be bacteriostatic, mediated mostly by H2O2, as well as bactericidal. The latter appears to be due to unstable intermediates generated from alpha-keto-epsilon-aminocaproic acid, an intermediate of escapin-deaminated L-Lys, and H2O2. The bactericidal effect is stronger at lower pH levels. Intermediates generated from L-Arg have no bactericidal effect. Inhibits growth of yeast species S.cerevisiae strain BY4761 (MIC=5.0 µg/ml) and C.krusei (MIC=5.0 µg/ml). Inhibits growth of C.sphaerospermum in a lysine-dependent manner. As components of ink, products from escapin's enzymatic activity may play a role in deterring eukaryotic predators.3 Publications

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<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

FAD1 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=85.5 µM for L-Lys1 Publication
  2. KM=120.5 µM for L-Arg1 Publication
  1. Vmax=4.5 µmol/sec/µg enzyme with L-Lys as substrate1 Publication
  2. Vmax=5.5 µmol/sec/µg enzyme with L-Arg as substrate1 Publication

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function_section">Function</a> 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 sitei74FADBy similarity1
Binding sitei94SubstrateBy similarity1
Binding sitei406SubstrateBy similarity1

Regions

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function_section">Function</a> 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 bindingi46 – 47FADBy similarity2
Nucleotide bindingi66 – 67FADBy similarity2
Nucleotide bindingi91 – 94FADBy similarity4
Nucleotide bindingi513 – 518FADBy similarity6

<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 functionAntibiotic, Antimicrobial, Fungicide, Oxidoreductase
LigandFAD, Flavoprotein

Enzyme and pathway databases

BRENDA Comprehensive Enzyme Information System

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BRENDAi
1.4.3.2 390

<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

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Recommended name:
L-amino-acid oxidase1 Publication (EC:1.4.3.23 Publications)
Short name:
LAAO1 Publication
Short name:
LAOBy similarity
Alternative name(s):
Escapin1 Publication
<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>OrganismiAplysia californica (California sea hare)
<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 identifieri6500 [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 lineageiEukaryotaMetazoaLophotrochozoaMolluscaGastropodaHeterobranchiaEuthyneuraEuopisthobranchiaAplysiidaAplysioideaAplysiidaeAplysia

<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

Secreted

<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

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<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 – 181 PublicationAdd BLAST18
<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_500009347119 – 535L-amino-acid oxidase1 PublicationAdd BLAST517

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/ptm_processing_section">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

Not glycosylated.1 Publication

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<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

Expressed exclusively in the ink gland. Within the ink gland, it is only detected in amber vesicles (at protein level).1 Publication

<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>Regioni513 – 514Substrate bindingBy similarity2

<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 flavin monoamine oxidase family.Sequence analysis

Keywords - Domaini

Signal

Phylogenomic databases

Database of Orthologous Groups

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OrthoDBi
367611at2759

Family and domain databases

Gene3D Structural and Functional Annotation of Protein Families

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Gene3Di
3.50.50.60, 1 hit

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR002937 Amino_oxidase
IPR036188 FAD/NAD-bd_sf

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF01593 Amino_oxidase, 1 hit

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF51905 SSF51905, 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.

Q6IWZ0-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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        10         20         30         40         50
MSSAFLLLAC ALVISVHADG VCRNRRQCNK EVCGSSYDVA IVGAGPGGAN
60 70 80 90 100
SAYMLRESGL DIAVFEYSDR VGGRLFTYQL PNTPDVNLEI GGMRFIEGAM
110 120 130 140 150
HRLWKVISEL GLTPKVFKEG FGKEGRQRFY LRGQSLTKKQ VKSGDVPYDL
160 170 180 190 200
SPEEKANQGR LVEYYLEKLT GLQLNGGPLK REVALKLTVP DGRFLYDLTF
210 220 230 240 250
DEALDLVASP EGKEFARDTH VFTSEVTLDA SAISIFDDHL GEDYYGSEIY
260 270 280 290 300
TLEEGMSSVP QGLLQTFLDA AKSNEFFPNN HLKALRRRTN GQYVLYFEPT
310 320 330 340 350
TSKDGQTTIN YLEPLKVVCA QRVILAMPVY ALRQLDWSQL RNDRATQAYR
360 370 380 390 400
AVRPMPASKV FMTFDQPWWL QNERKSWVTK SDALFSQMYD WQKSEASGDY
410 420 430 440 450
ILIASYADGL KAQYLRELKN QGEDIPGSDP GYNQVTVPLK DAILEHLTEA
460 470 480 490 500
YGVERDSIPE PVTAASQFWT DYPFGCGWIT WRAGYHFDDV ISTMRRPSLK
510 520 530
DEVYVVGSDY SWGLISSWIE GALETSENVI NDYFL
Length:535
Mass (Da):60,300
Last modified:July 5, 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:i4F288F95F9B423FC
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
AY615888 mRNA Translation: AAT12273.1

NCBI Reference Sequences

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RefSeqi
NP_001191570.1, NM_001204641.2

Genome annotation databases

Database of genes from NCBI RefSeq genomes

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GeneIDi
100533346

<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
AY615888 mRNA Translation: AAT12273.1
RefSeqiNP_001191570.1, NM_001204641.2

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...

Genome annotation databases

GeneIDi100533346

Phylogenomic databases

OrthoDBi367611at2759

Enzyme and pathway databases

BRENDAi1.4.3.2 390

Family and domain databases

Gene3Di3.50.50.60, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR002937 Amino_oxidase
IPR036188 FAD/NAD-bd_sf
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF01593 Amino_oxidase, 1 hit
SUPFAMiSSF51905 SSF51905, 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 nameiOXLA_APLCA
<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: Q6IWZ0
<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: October 19, 2011
Last sequence update: July 5, 2004
Last modified: December 11, 2019
This is version 46 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

Direct protein sequencing

Documents

  1. SIMILARITY comments
    Index of protein domains and families
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