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Protein

Interferon epsilon

Gene

IFNE

Organism
Homo sapiens (Human)
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

Type I interferon required for maintaining basal levels of IFN-regulated genes, including 2'-5'-oligoadenylate synthetase, IRF7 and ISG15, in the female reproductive tract. Directly mediates protection against viral and bacterial genital infections (By similarity).By similarity

<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

  • cytokine activity Source: GO_Central
  • type I interferon receptor binding Source: GO_Central

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 functionCytokine
Biological processAntiviral defense

<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:
Interferon epsilon
Short name:
IFN-epsilon
Alternative name(s):
Interferon epsilon-1
<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:IFNE
Synonyms:IFNE1
ORF Names:UNQ360/PRO655
<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>OrganismiHomo sapiens (Human)
<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 identifieri9606 [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 lineageiEukaryotaMetazoaChordataCraniataVertebrataEuteleostomiMammaliaEutheriaEuarchontogliresPrimatesHaplorrhiniCatarrhiniHominidaeHomo
<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
  • UP000005640 <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 9

Organism-specific databases

Eukaryotic Pathogen Database Resources

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EuPathDBi
HostDB:ENSG00000184995.7

Human Gene Nomenclature Database

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HGNCi
HGNC:18163 IFNE

Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM)

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MIMi
615223 gene

neXtProt; the human protein knowledge platform

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neXtProti
NX_Q86WN2

<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; Source: COMPARTMENTS

Keywords - Cellular componenti

Secreted

<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

Organism-specific databases

DisGeNET

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DisGeNETi
338376

Open Targets

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OpenTargetsi
ENSG00000184995

The Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics Knowledge Base

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PharmGKBi
PA164720874

Polymorphism and mutation databases

BioMuta curated single-nucleotide variation and disease association database

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BioMutai
IFNE

Domain mapping of disease mutations (DMDM)

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DMDMi
74727686

<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 – 21Sequence analysisAdd BLAST21
<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_000031763122 – 208Interferon epsilonAdd BLAST187

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 bondi53 ↔ 163By similarity
<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>Glycosylationi95N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagineSequence analysis1
Glycosylationi104N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagineSequence analysis1

Keywords - PTMi

Disulfide bond, Glycoprotein

Proteomic databases

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

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PaxDbi
Q86WN2

PeptideAtlas

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PeptideAtlasi
Q86WN2

PRoteomics IDEntifications database

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PRIDEi
Q86WN2

ProteomicsDB human proteome resource

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ProteomicsDBi
70184

PTM databases

iPTMnet integrated resource for PTMs in systems biology context

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iPTMneti
Q86WN2

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

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PhosphoSitePlusi
Q86WN2

<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

<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

Endometrium-specific.1 Publication

<p>This subsection of the ‘Expression’ section provides information on the expression of the gene product at various stages of a cell, tissue or organism development. By default, the information is derived from experiments at the mRNA level, unless specified ‘at the protein level’.<p><a href='/help/developmental_stage' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Developmental stagei

Highly expressed in endometrial epithelial cells in proliferative phase of the menstrual cycle. Levels decrease approximately 10-fold in the secretory phase. Virtually undetectable in samples from postmenopausal women.1 Publication

<p>This subsection of the ‘Expression’ section reports the experimentally proven effects of inducers and repressors (usually chemical compounds or environmental factors) on the level of protein (or mRNA) expression (up-regulation, down-regulation, constitutive expression).<p><a href='/help/induction' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Inductioni

By estrogens.1 Publication

Gene expression databases

Bgee dataBase for Gene Expression Evolution

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Bgeei
ENSG00000184995 Expressed in 42 organ(s), highest expression level in ectocervix

Genevisible search portal to normalized and curated expression data from Genevestigator

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Genevisiblei
Q86WN2 HS

<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

The Biological General Repository for Interaction Datasets (BioGrid)

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BioGridi
130722, 11 interactors

STRING: functional protein association networks

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STRINGi
9606.ENSP00000418018

<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

Protein Model Portal of the PSI-Nature Structural Biology Knowledgebase

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ProteinModelPortali
Q86WN2

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

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SMRi
Q86WN2

Database of comparative protein structure models

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ModBasei
Search...

MobiDB: a database of protein disorder and mobility annotations

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MobiDBi
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

<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 alpha/beta interferon family.Curated

Keywords - Domaini

Signal

Phylogenomic databases

evolutionary genealogy of genes: Non-supervised Orthologous Groups

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eggNOGi
ENOG410JB9C Eukaryota
ENOG4111BCG LUCA

Ensembl GeneTree

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GeneTreei
ENSGT00940000153221

The HOGENOM Database of Homologous Genes from Fully Sequenced Organisms

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HOGENOMi
HOG000230501

InParanoid: Eukaryotic Ortholog Groups

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InParanoidi
Q86WN2

KEGG Orthology (KO)

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KOi
K05442

Identification of Orthologs from Complete Genome Data

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OMAi
CLPHRKN

Database of Orthologous Groups

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OrthoDBi
EOG091G0R2T

Database for complete collections of gene phylogenies

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PhylomeDBi
Q86WN2

TreeFam database of animal gene trees

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TreeFami
TF336177

Family and domain databases

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR009079 4_helix_cytokine-like_core
IPR000471 Interferon_alpha/beta/delta

The PANTHER Classification System

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PANTHERi
PTHR11691 PTHR11691, 1 hit

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF00143 Interferon, 1 hit

Protein Motif fingerprint database; a protein domain database

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PRINTSi
PR00266 INTERFERONAB

Simple Modular Architecture Research Tool; a protein domain database

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SMARTi
View protein in SMART
SM00076 IFabd, 1 hit

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF47266 SSF47266, 1 hit

PROSITE; a protein domain and family database

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PROSITEi
View protein in PROSITE
PS00252 INTERFERON_A_B_D, 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.

<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.

Q86WN2-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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MIIKHFFGTV LVLLASTTIF SLDLKLIIFQ QRQVNQESLK LLNKLQTLSI
60 70 80 90 100
QQCLPHRKNF LLPQKSLSPQ QYQKGHTLAI LHEMLQQIFS LFRANISLDG
110 120 130 140 150
WEENHTEKFL IQLHQQLEYL EALMGLEAEK LSGTLGSDNL RLQVKMYFRR
160 170 180 190 200
IHDYLENQDY STCAWAIVQV EISRCLFFVF SLTEKLSKQG RPLNDMKQEL

TTEFRSPR
Length:208
Mass (Da):24,414
Last modified:June 1, 2003 - 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:i65FB861407F14E5F
GO

Natural variant

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘Sequence’ section describes natural variant(s) of the protein sequence.<p><a href='/help/variant' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Natural variantiVAR_04963946Q → H. Corresponds to variant dbSNP:rs1125488Ensembl.1

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
AY190045 mRNA Translation: AAO38686.1
AY358570 mRNA Translation: AAQ88933.1
BC100871 mRNA Translation: AAI00872.1
BC100872 mRNA Translation: AAI00873.1
BC100873 mRNA Translation: AAI00874.1

The Consensus CDS (CCDS) project

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CCDSi
CCDS34997.1

NCBI Reference Sequences

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RefSeqi
NP_795372.1, NM_176891.4

UniGene gene-oriented nucleotide sequence clusters

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UniGenei
Hs.682604

Genome annotation databases

Ensembl eukaryotic genome annotation project

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Ensembli
ENST00000448696; ENSP00000418018; ENSG00000184995

Database of genes from NCBI RefSeq genomes

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GeneIDi
338376

KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes

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KEGGi
hsa:338376

UCSC genome browser

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UCSCi
uc003zpg.4 human

Keywords - Coding sequence diversityi

Polymorphism

<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
AY190045 mRNA Translation: AAO38686.1
AY358570 mRNA Translation: AAQ88933.1
BC100871 mRNA Translation: AAI00872.1
BC100872 mRNA Translation: AAI00873.1
BC100873 mRNA Translation: AAI00874.1
CCDSiCCDS34997.1
RefSeqiNP_795372.1, NM_176891.4
UniGeneiHs.682604

3D structure databases

ProteinModelPortaliQ86WN2
SMRiQ86WN2
ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

BioGridi130722, 11 interactors
STRINGi9606.ENSP00000418018

PTM databases

iPTMnetiQ86WN2
PhosphoSitePlusiQ86WN2

Polymorphism and mutation databases

BioMutaiIFNE
DMDMi74727686

Proteomic databases

PaxDbiQ86WN2
PeptideAtlasiQ86WN2
PRIDEiQ86WN2
ProteomicsDBi70184

Protocols and materials databases

Structural Biology KnowledgebaseSearch...

Genome annotation databases

EnsembliENST00000448696; ENSP00000418018; ENSG00000184995
GeneIDi338376
KEGGihsa:338376
UCSCiuc003zpg.4 human

Organism-specific databases

Comparative Toxicogenomics Database

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CTDi
338376
DisGeNETi338376
EuPathDBiHostDB:ENSG00000184995.7

GeneCards: human genes, protein and diseases

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GeneCardsi
IFNE
HGNCiHGNC:18163 IFNE
MIMi615223 gene
neXtProtiNX_Q86WN2
OpenTargetsiENSG00000184995
PharmGKBiPA164720874

GenAtlas: human gene database

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GenAtlasi
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Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiENOG410JB9C Eukaryota
ENOG4111BCG LUCA
GeneTreeiENSGT00940000153221
HOGENOMiHOG000230501
InParanoidiQ86WN2
KOiK05442
OMAiCLPHRKN
OrthoDBiEOG091G0R2T
PhylomeDBiQ86WN2
TreeFamiTF336177

Miscellaneous databases

Database of phenotypes from RNA interference screens in Drosophila and Homo sapiens

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GenomeRNAii
338376

Protein Ontology

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PROi
PR:Q86WN2

The Stanford Online Universal Resource for Clones and ESTs

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SOURCEi
Search...

Gene expression databases

BgeeiENSG00000184995 Expressed in 42 organ(s), highest expression level in ectocervix
GenevisibleiQ86WN2 HS

Family and domain databases

InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR009079 4_helix_cytokine-like_core
IPR000471 Interferon_alpha/beta/delta
PANTHERiPTHR11691 PTHR11691, 1 hit
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF00143 Interferon, 1 hit
PRINTSiPR00266 INTERFERONAB
SMARTiView protein in SMART
SM00076 IFabd, 1 hit
SUPFAMiSSF47266 SSF47266, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS00252 INTERFERON_A_B_D, 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 nameiIFNE_HUMAN
<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: Q86WN2
<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: February 5, 2008
Last sequence update: June 1, 2003
Last modified: December 5, 2018
This is version 128 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
DisclaimerAny medical or genetic information present in this entry is provided for research, educational and informational purposes only. It is not in any way intended to be used as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, treatment or care.

<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. Human chromosome 9
    Human chromosome 9: entries, gene names and cross-references to MIM
  2. SIMILARITY comments
    Index of protein domains and families
  3. Human polymorphisms and disease mutations
    Index of human polymorphisms and disease mutations
  4. Human entries with polymorphisms or disease mutations
    List of human entries with polymorphisms or disease mutations
  5. MIM cross-references
    Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (MIM) cross-references in UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
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