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Sequence version 3 (28 Jun 2011)
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Protein

Epididymal-specific lipocalin-9

Gene

LCN9

Organism
Homo sapiens (Human)
Status
Reviewed-Annotation 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>
-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

<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

<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

Biological processTransport

Enzyme and pathway databases

Reactome - a knowledgebase of biological pathways and processes

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Reactomei
R-HSA-804914 Transport of fatty acids

<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:
Epididymal-specific lipocalin-9
Alternative name(s):
MUP-like lipocalin
<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:LCN9
<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

Human Gene Nomenclature Database

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HGNCi
HGNC:17442 LCN9

Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM)

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MIMi
612903 gene

neXtProt; the human protein knowledge platform

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neXtProti
NX_Q8WX39

<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 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

The Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics Knowledge Base

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PharmGKBi
PA134879860

Chemistry databases

Drug and drug target database

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DrugBanki
DB03087 2-(Sec-Butyl)Thiazole
DB04512 2-Isobutyl-3-Methoxypyrazine
DB01760 2-Methoxy-3-Isopropylpyrazine
DB03711 6-Hydroxy-6-Methyl-Heptan-3-One

Polymorphism and mutation databases

BioMuta curated single-nucleotide variation and disease association database

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BioMutai
LCN9

Domain mapping of disease mutations (DMDM)

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DMDMi
338817980

<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 – 15Sequence analysisAdd BLAST15
<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_000001791816 – 176Epididymal-specific lipocalin-9Add BLAST161

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>Glycosylationi68N-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 bondi83 ↔ 161By similarity
Glycosylationi129N-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
Q8WX39

PeptideAtlas

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PeptideAtlasi
Q8WX39

PRoteomics IDEntifications database

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PRIDEi
Q8WX39

ProteomicsDB human proteome resource

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ProteomicsDBi
74975

PTM databases

iPTMnet integrated resource for PTMs in systems biology context

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iPTMneti
Q8WX39

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

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PhosphoSitePlusi
Q8WX39

<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
ENSG00000148386 Expressed in 45 organ(s), highest expression level in substantia nigra

ExpressionAtlas, Differential and Baseline Expression

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ExpressionAtlasi
Q8WX39 baseline and differential

Organism-specific databases

Human Protein Atlas

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HPAi
HPA060941

<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

Protein interaction database and analysis system

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IntActi
Q8WX39, 1 interactor

STRING: functional protein association networks

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STRINGi
9606.ENSP00000277526

<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
Q8WX39

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 calycin superfamily. Lipocalin family.Curated

Keywords - Domaini

Signal

Phylogenomic databases

evolutionary genealogy of genes: Non-supervised Orthologous Groups

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eggNOGi
ENOG410JBWS Eukaryota
ENOG4111AS1 LUCA

Ensembl GeneTree

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GeneTreei
ENSGT00960000186645

The HOGENOM Database of Homologous Genes from Fully Sequenced Organisms

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HOGENOMi
HOG000231458

InParanoid: Eukaryotic Ortholog Groups

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InParanoidi
Q8WX39

Identification of Orthologs from Complete Genome Data

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OMAi
WYSIFMA

Database of Orthologous Groups

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OrthoDBi
1232437at2759

TreeFam database of animal gene trees

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TreeFami
TF338197

Family and domain databases

Gene3D Structural and Functional Annotation of Protein Families

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Gene3Di
2.40.128.20, 1 hit

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR012674 Calycin
IPR002345 Lipocalin
IPR022272 Lipocalin_CS
IPR000566 Lipocln_cytosolic_FA-bd_dom
IPR002971 Maj_urinary

The PANTHER Classification System

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PANTHERi
PTHR11430 PTHR11430, 1 hit

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF00061 Lipocalin, 1 hit

Protein Motif fingerprint database; a protein domain database

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PRINTSi
PR01221 MAJORURINARY

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF50814 SSF50814, 1 hit

PROSITE; a protein domain and family database

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PROSITEi
View protein in PROSITE
PS00213 LIPOCALIN, 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>Sequence (1+)i

<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.

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

Q8WX39-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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        10         20         30         40         50
MALLLLSLGL SLIAAQEFDP HTVMQRNYNV ARVSGVWYSI FMASDDLNRI
60 70 80 90 100
KENGDLRVFV RNIEHLKNGS LIFDFEYMVQ GECVAVVVVC EKTEKNGEYS
110 120 130 140 150
INYEGQNTVA VSETDYRLFI TFHLQNFRNG TETHTLALYE TCEKYGLGSQ
160 170
NIIDLTNKDP CYSKHYRSPP RPPMRW
Length:176
Mass (Da):20,285
Last modified:June 28, 2011 - v3
<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:iF15525B66B909180
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
A0A087WZ21A0A087WZ21_HUMAN
Epididymal-specific lipocalin-9
LCN9
176Annotation score:

Annotation score:1 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>

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_05616765H → Y. Corresponds to variant dbSNP:rs12352552Ensembl.1
Natural variantiVAR_05616890C → F. Corresponds to variant dbSNP:rs7875283Ensembl.1

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
AY301270 mRNA Translation: AAQ81975.1
AL158822 Genomic DNA No translation available.

The Consensus CDS (CCDS) project

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CCDSi
CCDS56593.1

NCBI Reference Sequences

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RefSeqi
NP_001001676.1, NM_001001676.1

Genome annotation databases

Ensembl eukaryotic genome annotation project

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Ensembli
ENST00000277526; ENSP00000277526; ENSG00000148386

Database of genes from NCBI RefSeq genomes

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GeneIDi
392399

KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes

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KEGGi
hsa:392399

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
AY301270 mRNA Translation: AAQ81975.1
AL158822 Genomic DNA No translation available.
CCDSiCCDS56593.1
RefSeqiNP_001001676.1, NM_001001676.1

3D structure databases

SMRiQ8WX39
ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

IntActiQ8WX39, 1 interactor
STRINGi9606.ENSP00000277526

Chemistry databases

DrugBankiDB03087 2-(Sec-Butyl)Thiazole
DB04512 2-Isobutyl-3-Methoxypyrazine
DB01760 2-Methoxy-3-Isopropylpyrazine
DB03711 6-Hydroxy-6-Methyl-Heptan-3-One

PTM databases

iPTMnetiQ8WX39
PhosphoSitePlusiQ8WX39

Polymorphism and mutation databases

BioMutaiLCN9
DMDMi338817980

Proteomic databases

PaxDbiQ8WX39
PeptideAtlasiQ8WX39
PRIDEiQ8WX39
ProteomicsDBi74975

Protocols and materials databases

The DNASU plasmid repository

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DNASUi
392399
Structural Biology KnowledgebaseSearch...

Genome annotation databases

EnsembliENST00000277526; ENSP00000277526; ENSG00000148386
GeneIDi392399
KEGGihsa:392399

Organism-specific databases

Comparative Toxicogenomics Database

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CTDi
392399

GeneCards: human genes, protein and diseases

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GeneCardsi
LCN9
HGNCiHGNC:17442 LCN9
HPAiHPA060941
MIMi612903 gene
neXtProtiNX_Q8WX39
PharmGKBiPA134879860

GenAtlas: human gene database

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GenAtlasi
Search...

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiENOG410JBWS Eukaryota
ENOG4111AS1 LUCA
GeneTreeiENSGT00960000186645
HOGENOMiHOG000231458
InParanoidiQ8WX39
OMAiWYSIFMA
OrthoDBi1232437at2759
TreeFamiTF338197

Enzyme and pathway databases

ReactomeiR-HSA-804914 Transport of fatty acids

Miscellaneous databases

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

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GenomeRNAii
392399

Protein Ontology

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PROi
PR:Q8WX39

The Stanford Online Universal Resource for Clones and ESTs

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SOURCEi
Search...

Gene expression databases

BgeeiENSG00000148386 Expressed in 45 organ(s), highest expression level in substantia nigra
ExpressionAtlasiQ8WX39 baseline and differential

Family and domain databases

Gene3Di2.40.128.20, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR012674 Calycin
IPR002345 Lipocalin
IPR022272 Lipocalin_CS
IPR000566 Lipocln_cytosolic_FA-bd_dom
IPR002971 Maj_urinary
PANTHERiPTHR11430 PTHR11430, 1 hit
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF00061 Lipocalin, 1 hit
PRINTSiPR01221 MAJORURINARY
SUPFAMiSSF50814 SSF50814, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS00213 LIPOCALIN, 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 nameiLCN9_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: Q8WX39
Secondary accession number(s): C9J5F0, Q6JVE7
<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: April 16, 2002
Last sequence update: June 28, 2011
Last modified: June 5, 2019
This is version 127 of the entry and version 3 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 entries with polymorphisms or disease mutations
    List of human entries with polymorphisms or disease mutations
  4. Human polymorphisms and disease mutations
    Index of human polymorphisms and disease mutations
  5. MIM cross-references
    Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (MIM) cross-references in UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
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