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Protein

Arginase, non-hepatic 2

Gene

arg2-b

Organism
Xenopus laevis (African clawed frog)
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

As well as its role in the urea cycle, may be involved in tissue remodeling.

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

Mn2+PROSITE-ProRule annotationNote: Binds 2 manganese ions per subunit.PROSITE-ProRule annotation

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

This protein is involved in step 1 of the subpathway that synthesizes L-ornithine and urea from L-arginine.By similarity
Proteins known to be involved in this subpathway in this organism are:
  1. Arginase (arg1), Arginase (XELAEV_18026971mg), Arginase (XELAEV_18014996mg), Arginase (XELAEV_18012182mg), Arginase (arg2), Arginase-1 (arg1), Arginase, non-hepatic 1 (arg2-a), Arginase, non-hepatic 3 (arg2-c), Arginase, non-hepatic 2 (arg2-b)
This subpathway is part of the pathway urea cycle, which is itself part of Nitrogen metabolism.
View all proteins of this organism that are known to be involved in the subpathway that synthesizes L-ornithine and urea from L-arginine, the pathway urea cycle and in Nitrogen metabolism.

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘Function’ section indicates at which position the protein binds a given metal ion. The nature of the metal is indicated in the ‘Description’ field.<p><a href='/help/metal' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Metal bindingi122Manganese 1PROSITE-ProRule annotation1
Metal bindingi145Manganese 1PROSITE-ProRule annotation1
Metal bindingi145Manganese 2PROSITE-ProRule annotation1
Metal bindingi147Manganese 2PROSITE-ProRule annotation1
Metal bindingi149Manganese 1PROSITE-ProRule annotation1
<p>This subsection of the ‘Function’ 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 sitei204SubstrateBy similarity1
Metal bindingi253Manganese 1PROSITE-ProRule annotation1
Metal bindingi253Manganese 2PROSITE-ProRule annotation1
Metal bindingi255Manganese 2PROSITE-ProRule annotation1
Binding sitei267SubstrateBy similarity1
Binding sitei298SubstrateBy similarity1

<p>The <a href="http://www.geneontology.org/">Gene Ontology (GO)</a> project provides a set of hierarchical controlled vocabulary split into 3 categories:<p><a href='/help/gene_ontology' target='_top'>More...</a></p>GO - Molecular functioni

GO - Biological processi

<p>UniProtKB Keywords constitute a <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/keywords">controlled vocabulary</a> with a hierarchical structure. Keywords summarise the content of a UniProtKB entry and facilitate the search for proteins of interest.<p><a href='/help/keywords' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Keywordsi

Molecular functionHydrolase
Biological processArginine metabolism, Urea cycle
LigandManganese, Metal-binding

Enzyme and pathway databases

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

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UniPathwayi
UPA00158;UER00270

<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:
Arginase, non-hepatic 2 (EC:3.5.3.1By similarity)
<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:arg2-b
Synonyms:arg2
<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>OrganismiXenopus laevis (African clawed frog)
<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 identifieri8355 [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 lineageiEukaryotaMetazoaChordataCraniataVertebrataEuteleostomiAmphibiaBatrachiaAnuraPipoideaPipidaeXenopodinaeXenopusXenopus

Organism-specific databases

Xenopus laevis and tropicalis biology and genomics resource

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Xenbasei
XB-GENE-6251613 arg2

<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.<p><a href='/help/chain' target='_top'>More...</a></p>ChainiPRO_00001737001 – 360Arginase, non-hepatic 2Add BLAST360

<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

Expressed at differing tadpole stages in tail, intestine, hindlimb and trunk region. Strongest in tadpole tail.

<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

First detected in neurula (stage 16/17). Highest levels in whole tadpole found around stage 47/48. In the intestine, increased levels are found during metamorphosis (stages 58-64) and in the hindlimb, expressed at low levels during metamorphosis until stage 66 when levels dramatically increase. In the tail, a constant high level of expression is found throughout metamorphosis.

<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 thyroid hormone (T3).

<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

<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/interaction_section">'Interaction'</a> section provides information about the protein quaternary structure and interaction(s) with other proteins or protein complexes (with the exception of physiological receptor-ligand interactions which are annotated in the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function_section">'Function'</a> section).<p><a href='/help/subunit_structure' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Subunit structurei

Homotrimer.By similarity

<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
Q91554

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

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SMRi
Q91554

Database of comparative protein structure models

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ModBasei
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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 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>Regioni147 – 151Substrate bindingBy similarity5
Regioni158 – 160Substrate bindingBy similarity3

<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 arginase family.PROSITE-ProRule annotation

Phylogenomic databases

The HOVERGEN Database of Homologous Vertebrate Genes

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HOVERGENi
HBG003030

KEGG Orthology (KO)

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KOi
K01476

Family and domain databases

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR014033 Arginase
IPR006035 Ureohydrolase
IPR023696 Ureohydrolase_dom_sf
IPR020855 Ureohydrolase_Mn_BS

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF00491 Arginase, 1 hit

PIRSF; a whole-protein classification database

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PIRSFi
PIRSF036979 Arginase, 1 hit

Protein Motif fingerprint database; a protein domain database

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PRINTSi
PR00116 ARGINASE

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF52768 SSF52768, 1 hit

TIGRFAMs; a protein family database

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TIGRFAMsi
TIGR01229 rocF_arginase, 1 hit

PROSITE; a protein domain and family database

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PROSITEi
View protein in PROSITE
PS01053 ARGINASE_1, 1 hit
PS51409 ARGINASE_2, 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.

Q91554-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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        10         20         30         40         50
MSIRSNFVRL LKKQVSIIKL QKKCSHSVAV IGAPFSKGQK RRGVEHGPAA
60 70 80 90 100
IRSAGLIERL SNLGCNVCDF GDLHFSKVPN DELYNSIVKH PRTVGLACKV
110 120 130 140 150
LAEEVSKAVG AGHTCVTLGG DHSLAFGSIT GHAQQCPDLC VIWVDAHADI
160 170 180 190 200
NTPLTTPSGN LHGQPVSFLL RELQDKVPPI PGFSWAKPCL SKSDIVYIGL
210 220 230 240 250
RDLDPAEQFI LKNYNISYYS MRHIDCMGIK KVMEKTFDQL LGRRDRPIHL
260 270 280 290 300
SFDIDAFDPA LAPATGTPVI GGLTYREGVY ITEEIHNTGM LSAVDLVEVN
310 320 330 340 350
PVLAATSEEV KATANLAVDV IASCFGQTRE GAHTRADTII DVLPTPSTSY
360
ESDNEEQVRI
Length:360
Mass (Da):39,155
Last modified:November 1, 1997 - 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:i44A4E61915DD0833
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
U08407 mRNA Translation: AAA56892.1

Protein sequence database of the Protein Information Resource

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PIRi
I51664

NCBI Reference Sequences

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RefSeqi
NP_001079511.1, NM_001086042.1

UniGene gene-oriented nucleotide sequence clusters

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UniGenei
Xl.892

Genome annotation databases

Database of genes from NCBI RefSeq genomes

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GeneIDi
379198

KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes

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KEGGi
xla:379198

<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
U08407 mRNA Translation: AAA56892.1
PIRiI51664
RefSeqiNP_001079511.1, NM_001086042.1
UniGeneiXl.892

3D structure databases

ProteinModelPortaliQ91554
SMRiQ91554
ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Protocols and materials databases

Structural Biology KnowledgebaseSearch...

Genome annotation databases

GeneIDi379198
KEGGixla:379198

Organism-specific databases

Comparative Toxicogenomics Database

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CTDi
379198
XenbaseiXB-GENE-6251613 arg2

Phylogenomic databases

HOVERGENiHBG003030
KOiK01476

Enzyme and pathway databases

UniPathwayi
UPA00158;UER00270

Family and domain databases

InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR014033 Arginase
IPR006035 Ureohydrolase
IPR023696 Ureohydrolase_dom_sf
IPR020855 Ureohydrolase_Mn_BS
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF00491 Arginase, 1 hit
PIRSFiPIRSF036979 Arginase, 1 hit
PRINTSiPR00116 ARGINASE
SUPFAMiSSF52768 SSF52768, 1 hit
TIGRFAMsiTIGR01229 rocF_arginase, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS01053 ARGINASE_1, 1 hit
PS51409 ARGINASE_2, 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 nameiARGN2_XENLA
<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: Q91554
<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: November 1, 1997
Last sequence update: November 1, 1997
Last modified: December 5, 2018
This is version 99 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

Documents

  1. SIMILARITY comments
    Index of protein domains and families
  2. PATHWAY comments
    Index of metabolic and biosynthesis pathways
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