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Sequence version 1 (05 Jul 2004)
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Protein

Alpha-(1,6)-fucosyltransferase

Gene

fut8

Organism
Xenopus tropicalis (Western clawed frog) (Silurana tropicalis)
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 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

Catalyzes the addition of fucose in alpha 1-6 linkage to the first GlcNAc residue, next to the peptide chains in N-glycans.

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

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function%5Fsection">'Function'</a> section describes the metabolic pathway(s) associated with a protein.<p><a href='/help/pathway' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Pathwayi: protein glycosylation

This protein is involved in the pathway protein glycosylation, which is part of Protein modification.
View all proteins of this organism that are known to be involved in the pathway protein glycosylation and in Protein modification.

<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

Enzyme and pathway databases

Reactome - a knowledgebase of biological pathways and processes

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Reactomei
R-XTR-975578, Reactions specific to the complex N-glycan synthesis pathway

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

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UniPathwayi
UPA00378

Protein family/group databases

Carbohydrate-Active enZymes

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CAZyi
GT23, Glycosyltransferase Family 23

<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:
Alpha-(1,6)-fucosyltransferase (EC:2.4.1.68)
Short name:
Alpha1-6FucT
Alternative name(s):
GDP-L-Fuc:N-acetyl-beta-D-glucosaminide alpha1,6-fucosyltransferase
GDP-fucose--glycoprotein fucosyltransferase
Glycoprotein 6-alpha-L-fucosyltransferase
<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:fut8
<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>OrganismiXenopus tropicalis (Western clawed frog) (Silurana tropicalis)
<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 identifieri8364 [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 lineageiEukaryotaMetazoaChordataCraniataVertebrataEuteleostomiAmphibiaBatrachiaAnuraPipoideaPipidaeXenopodinaeXenopusSilurana
<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
  • UP000008143 <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: Unassembled WGS sequence

Organism-specific databases

Xenopus laevis and tropicalis biology and genomics resource

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Xenbasei
XB-GENE-954943, fut8

<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%5Flocation%5Fsection">'Subcellular location'</a> section describes the subcellular compartment where each non-membrane region of a membrane-spanning protein is found.<p><a href='/help/topo_dom' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Topological domaini1 – 9CytoplasmicSequence analysis9
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/subcellular%5Flocation%5Fsection">'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>Transmembranei10 – 30Helical; Signal-anchor for type II membrane proteinSequence analysisAdd BLAST21
Topological domaini31 – 578LumenalSequence analysisAdd BLAST548

Keywords - Cellular componenti

Golgi apparatus, 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 describes the extent of a polypeptide chain in the mature protein following processing or proteolytic cleavage.<p><a href='/help/chain' target='_top'>More...</a></p>ChainiPRO_00003570431 – 578Alpha-(1,6)-fucosyltransferaseAdd BLAST578

Amino acid modifications

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<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 bondi207 ↔ 269By similarity
Disulfide bondi215 ↔ 233By similarity
Disulfide bondi221 ↔ 225By similarity
Disulfide bondi468 ↔ 475By similarity

Keywords - PTMi

Disulfide bond

Proteomic databases

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

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PaxDbi
Q6NVP8

<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
ENSXETG00000007644, Expressed in heart and 13 other tissues

<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
8364.ENSXETP00000016641

<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
Q6NVP8

Database of comparative protein structure models

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ModBasei
Search...

<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 <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/family%5Fand%5Fdomains%5Fsection">Family and Domains</a> section describes the position and type of a domain, which is defined as a specific combination of secondary structures organized into a characteristic three-dimensional structure or fold.<p><a href='/help/domain' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Domaini209 – 496GT23PROSITE-ProRule annotationAdd BLAST288
Domaini505 – 566SH3PROSITE-ProRule annotationAdd BLAST62

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>Regioni368 – 369Important for donor substrate binding2

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>Motifi302 – 308SH3-bindingSequence analysis7

<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 glycosyltransferase 23 family.PROSITE-ProRule annotation

Keywords - Domaini

SH3 domain, SH3-binding, Signal-anchor, Transmembrane, Transmembrane helix

Phylogenomic databases

evolutionary genealogy of genes: Non-supervised Orthologous Groups

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eggNOGi
KOG3705, Eukaryota

The HOGENOM Database of Homologous Genes from Fully Sequenced Organisms

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HOGENOMi
CLU_021940_1_0_1

InParanoid: Eukaryotic Ortholog Groups

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InParanoidi
Q6NVP8

Identification of Orthologs from Complete Genome Data

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OMAi
QTNFLVC

Database of Orthologous Groups

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OrthoDBi
1290594at2759

TreeFam database of animal gene trees

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TreeFami
TF106108

Family and domain databases

Conserved Domains Database

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CDDi
cd11792, SH3_Fut8, 1 hit

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR015827, Fut8
IPR035653, Fut8_SH3
IPR027350, GT23_dom
IPR036028, SH3-like_dom_sf
IPR001452, SH3_domain

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF14604, SH3_9, 1 hit

PIRSF; a whole-protein classification database

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PIRSFi
PIRSF000472, Alpha1_6FUT_euk, 1 hit

Simple Modular Architecture Research Tool; a protein domain database

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SMARTi
View protein in SMART
SM00326, SH3, 1 hit

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF50044, SSF50044, 1 hit

PROSITE; a protein domain and family database

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PROSITEi
View protein in PROSITE
PS51659, GT23, 1 hit
PS50002, SH3, 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.

This entry has 1 described isoform and 1 potential isoform that is computationally mapped.Show allAlign All

Q6NVP8-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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        10         20         30         40         50
MRPWTGSWRW IMLILFAWGT LLFYIGGHLV RDNENPDHSS RELSKILAKL
60 70 80 90 100
ERLKQQNEDL RRMAESLRIP EGPIEQGAAA GRIRALEEQL LKAKEQIEMY
110 120 130 140 150
KQQSSNAVSG LGKDHEILRR AIENGAKEFW YFVQSEVKKL KHLDRNELQR
160 170 180 190 200
HVDEIIIDMG HQQRSVMTDL YYLSQTDGAG DWREREAKDL TDLVQRRITY
210 220 230 240 250
LQNPKDCSKA KKLVCNINKG CGYGCQLHHV VYCFMIAYGT QRTLILESQS
260 270 280 290 300
WRYATGGWET VFKPVSETCT DRSGSSTGHW SGEANDKNVQ VVELPIVDSL
310 320 330 340 350
HPRPPYLPLG VPEDLADRLI RLHGDPAVWW VSQFVKYLIR PQPWLEKEIE
360 370 380 390 400
ESTKKLGFKH PVIGVHVRRT DKVGTEAAFH PIEEYMVHVE EHFQLLARRM
410 420 430 440 450
QIDKKRVYLA TDDPTLLQEA KAKYPQYEFI SDNSISWSAG LHNRYTENSL
460 470 480 490 500
RGVILDIHFL SQADFLVCTF SSQVCRVAYE IMQTLHPDAS AHFHSLDDIY
510 520 530 540 550
YFGGQNAHNQ LAIYPHQPRN AEEIPLEPGD IIGVAGNHWD GYSKGINRKL
560 570
GRTGLYPSYK VKEKIETVKY PTYQEAEK
Length:578
Mass (Da):66,685
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:iC161502A464C38EE
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
A0A6I8QV56A0A6I8QV56_XENTR
Alpha-(1,6)-fucosyltransferase
fut8
595Annotation score:

Annotation score:2 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
BC067957 mRNA Translation: AAH67957.1

NCBI Reference Sequences

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RefSeqi
NP_001001232.1, NM_001001232.2
XP_012825727.1, XM_012970273.2

Genome annotation databases

Database of genes from NCBI RefSeq genomes

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GeneIDi
407913

KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes

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KEGGi
xtr:407913

<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
BC067957 mRNA Translation: AAH67957.1
RefSeqiNP_001001232.1, NM_001001232.2
XP_012825727.1, XM_012970273.2

3D structure databases

SMRiQ6NVP8
ModBaseiSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRINGi8364.ENSXETP00000016641

Protein family/group databases

CAZyiGT23, Glycosyltransferase Family 23

Proteomic databases

PaxDbiQ6NVP8

Protocols and materials databases

The DNASU plasmid repository

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DNASUi
407913

Genome annotation databases

GeneIDi407913
KEGGixtr:407913

Organism-specific databases

Comparative Toxicogenomics Database

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CTDi
2530
XenbaseiXB-GENE-954943, fut8

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiKOG3705, Eukaryota
HOGENOMiCLU_021940_1_0_1
InParanoidiQ6NVP8
OMAiQTNFLVC
OrthoDBi1290594at2759
TreeFamiTF106108

Enzyme and pathway databases

UniPathwayiUPA00378
ReactomeiR-XTR-975578, Reactions specific to the complex N-glycan synthesis pathway

Gene expression databases

BgeeiENSXETG00000007644, Expressed in heart and 13 other tissues

Family and domain databases

CDDicd11792, SH3_Fut8, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR015827, Fut8
IPR035653, Fut8_SH3
IPR027350, GT23_dom
IPR036028, SH3-like_dom_sf
IPR001452, SH3_domain
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF14604, SH3_9, 1 hit
PIRSFiPIRSF000472, Alpha1_6FUT_euk, 1 hit
SMARTiView protein in SMART
SM00326, SH3, 1 hit
SUPFAMiSSF50044, SSF50044, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS51659, GT23, 1 hit
PS50002, SH3, 1 hit

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 nameiFUT8_XENTR
<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: Q6NVP8
<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: December 16, 2008
Last sequence update: July 5, 2004
Last modified: June 2, 2021
This is version 112 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. PATHWAY comments
    Index of metabolic and biosynthesis pathways
  2. SIMILARITY comments
    Index of protein domains and families
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