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Sequence version 1 (01 Feb 1997)
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Protein

Interferon regulatory factor 2

Gene

IRF2

Organism
Gallus gallus (Chicken)
Status
Reviewed-Annotation score:

Annotation score:3 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

Specifically binds to the upstream regulatory region of type I IFN and IFN-inducible MHC class I genes (the interferon consensus sequence (ICS)) and represses those genes. Also acts as an activator for several genes including H4 and IL7. Constitutively binds to the ISRE promoter to activate IL7. Involved in cell cycle regulation through binding the site II (HiNF-M) promoter region of H4 and activating transcription during cell growth. Antagonizes IRF1 transcriptional activation (By similarity).By similarity

Regions

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/function_section">Function</a> section specifies the position and type of each DNA-binding domain present within the protein.<p><a href='/help/dna_bind' target='_top'>More...</a></p>DNA bindingi5 – 113IRF tryptophan pentad repeatPROSITE-ProRule annotationAdd BLAST109

<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 functionActivator, DNA-binding, Repressor
Biological processTranscription, Transcription regulation

<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 regulatory factor 2
Short name:
IRF-2
<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:IRF2
<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>OrganismiGallus gallus (Chicken)
<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 identifieri9031 [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 lineageiEukaryotaMetazoaChordataCraniataVertebrataEuteleostomiArchelosauriaArchosauriaDinosauriaSaurischiaTheropodaCoelurosauriaAvesNeognathaeGalloanseraeGalliformesPhasianidaePhasianinaeGallus
<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
  • UP000000539 <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 4

<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

Nucleus

<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_00001545521 – 348Interferon regulatory factor 2Add BLAST348

Amino acid modifications

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
<p>This subsection of the ‘PTM / Processing’ section specifies the position and type of each modified residue excluding <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/lipid">lipids</a>, <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/carbohyd">glycans</a> and <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/crosslnk">protein cross-links</a>.<p><a href='/help/mod_res' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Modified residuei75N6-acetyllysineBy similarity1
Modified residuei78N6-acetyllysineBy similarity1
<p>This subsection of the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/help/ptm_processing_section">PTM / Processing</a> section describes <strong>covalent linkages</strong> of various types formed <strong>between two proteins (interchain cross-links)</strong> or <strong>between two parts of the same protein (intrachain cross-links)</strong>, except the disulfide bonds that are annotated in the <a href="http://www.uniprot.org/manual/disulfid">'Disulfide bond'</a> subsection.<p><a href='/help/crosslnk' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Cross-linki137Glycyl lysine isopeptide (Lys-Gly) (interchain with G-Cter in SUMO)By similarity
Cross-linki164Glycyl lysine isopeptide (Lys-Gly) (interchain with G-Cter in SUMO)By similarity
Cross-linki291Glycyl lysine isopeptide (Lys-Gly) (interchain with G-Cter in SUMO)By similarity

Keywords - PTMi

Acetylation, Isopeptide bond, Ubl conjugation

Proteomic databases

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

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PaxDbi
Q98925

<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
ENSGALG00000010642 Expressed in 10 organ(s), highest expression level in spleen

<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

Interacts with CREBBP in growing cells; the interaction acetylates IRF2 and regulates IRF2-dependent H4 promoter activity.

By similarity

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRING: functional protein association networks

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STRINGi
9031.ENSGALP00000037458

<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 IRF family.PROSITE-ProRule annotation

Phylogenomic databases

evolutionary genealogy of genes: Non-supervised Orthologous Groups

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eggNOGi
ENOG410IGY9 Eukaryota
ENOG411152R LUCA

Ensembl GeneTree

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GeneTreei
ENSGT00940000159063

The HOGENOM Database of Homologous Genes from Fully Sequenced Organisms

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HOGENOMi
HOG000037937

InParanoid: Eukaryotic Ortholog Groups

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InParanoidi
Q98925

KEGG Orthology (KO)

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KOi
K10153

Identification of Orthologs from Complete Genome Data

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OMAi
LPYNSSW

Database of Orthologous Groups

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OrthoDBi
734108at2759

Database for complete collections of gene phylogenies

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PhylomeDBi
Q98925

Family and domain databases

Conserved Domains Database

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CDDi
cd00103 IRF, 1 hit

Gene3D Structural and Functional Annotation of Protein Families

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Gene3Di
1.10.10.10, 1 hit

Integrated resource of protein families, domains and functional sites

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InterProi
View protein in InterPro
IPR019817 Interferon_reg_fac_CS
IPR001346 Interferon_reg_fact_DNA-bd_dom
IPR017431 IRF1/IRF2
IPR031218 IRF2
IPR036388 WH-like_DNA-bd_sf
IPR036390 WH_DNA-bd_sf

The PANTHER Classification System

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PANTHERi
PTHR11949 PTHR11949, 1 hit
PTHR11949:SF22 PTHR11949:SF22, 1 hit

Pfam protein domain database

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Pfami
View protein in Pfam
PF00605 IRF, 1 hit

PIRSF; a whole-protein classification database

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PIRSFi
PIRSF038196 IFN_RF1/2, 1 hit

Protein Motif fingerprint database; a protein domain database

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PRINTSi
PR00267 INTFRNREGFCT

Simple Modular Architecture Research Tool; a protein domain database

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SMARTi
View protein in SMART
SM00348 IRF, 1 hit

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation

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SUPFAMi
SSF46785 SSF46785, 1 hit

PROSITE; a protein domain and family database

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PROSITEi
View protein in PROSITE
PS00601 IRF_1, 1 hit
PS51507 IRF_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>. 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.

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

Q98925-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
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        10         20         30         40         50
MPVERMRMRP WLEEQINSNT IPGLKWINKE KKIFQIPWMH AARHGWDVEK
60 70 80 90 100
DAPLFRNWAI HTGKYQSGVD KPDPKTWKAN FRCAMNSLPD IEEVKDKSIK
110 120 130 140 150
KGNNAFRVYR MLPLSERPSK KGKKTKSEKD DKFKQIKQEP VESSFGINGL
160 170 180 190 200
NDVTSDYFLS SSIKNEVDST VNIVVVGQPH LDGSSEEQVI VANPPDVCQV
210 220 230 240 250
VEVTTESDEQ PLSMSQLYPL QISPVSSYAE SETTDSVPSD EENAEGRLHW
260 270 280 290 300
QKKNIEGKQY LSNLGMRNTS HMLPSMATFV ANKPDLQVTI KEESCPLPYN
310 320 330 340
SSWPPFPDIP LPQVVSTAST SSSRPDRETR ASVIKKTSDI TQSRVKSC
Length:348
Mass (Da):39,351
Last modified:February 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:iC070E381AAD4CD77
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
A0A452J803A0A452J803_CHICK
Interferon regulatory factor 2
IRF2
414Annotation 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

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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
X95478 mRNA Translation: CAA64748.1

NCBI Reference Sequences

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RefSeqi
NP_990527.1, NM_205196.1
XP_015131640.1, XM_015276154.1
XP_015131641.1, XM_015276155.1
XP_015131642.1, XM_015276156.1
XP_015131643.1, XM_015276157.1
XP_015131644.1, XM_015276158.1

Genome annotation databases

Ensembl eukaryotic genome annotation project

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Ensembli
ENSGALT00000038252; ENSGALP00000037458; ENSGALG00000010642

Database of genes from NCBI RefSeq genomes

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GeneIDi
396115

KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes

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KEGGi
gga:396115

<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
X95478 mRNA Translation: CAA64748.1
RefSeqiNP_990527.1, NM_205196.1
XP_015131640.1, XM_015276154.1
XP_015131641.1, XM_015276155.1
XP_015131642.1, XM_015276156.1
XP_015131643.1, XM_015276157.1
XP_015131644.1, XM_015276158.1

3D structure databases

Database of comparative protein structure models

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ModBasei
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SWISS-MODEL Interactive Workspace

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SWISS-MODEL-Workspacei
Submit a new modelling project...

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRINGi9031.ENSGALP00000037458

Proteomic databases

PaxDbiQ98925

Genome annotation databases

EnsembliENSGALT00000038252; ENSGALP00000037458; ENSGALG00000010642
GeneIDi396115
KEGGigga:396115

Organism-specific databases

Comparative Toxicogenomics Database

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CTDi
3660

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiENOG410IGY9 Eukaryota
ENOG411152R LUCA
GeneTreeiENSGT00940000159063
HOGENOMiHOG000037937
InParanoidiQ98925
KOiK10153
OMAiLPYNSSW
OrthoDBi734108at2759
PhylomeDBiQ98925

Miscellaneous databases

Protein Ontology

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PROi
PR:Q98925

Gene expression databases

BgeeiENSGALG00000010642 Expressed in 10 organ(s), highest expression level in spleen

Family and domain databases

CDDicd00103 IRF, 1 hit
Gene3Di1.10.10.10, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR019817 Interferon_reg_fac_CS
IPR001346 Interferon_reg_fact_DNA-bd_dom
IPR017431 IRF1/IRF2
IPR031218 IRF2
IPR036388 WH-like_DNA-bd_sf
IPR036390 WH_DNA-bd_sf
PANTHERiPTHR11949 PTHR11949, 1 hit
PTHR11949:SF22 PTHR11949:SF22, 1 hit
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF00605 IRF, 1 hit
PIRSFiPIRSF038196 IFN_RF1/2, 1 hit
PRINTSiPR00267 INTFRNREGFCT
SMARTiView protein in SMART
SM00348 IRF, 1 hit
SUPFAMiSSF46785 SSF46785, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS00601 IRF_1, 1 hit
PS51507 IRF_2, 1 hit

ProtoNet; Automatic hierarchical classification of proteins

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ProtoNeti
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MobiDB: a database of protein disorder and mobility annotations

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MobiDBi
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<p>This section provides general information on the entry.<p><a href='/help/entry_information_section' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry informationi

<p>This subsection of the ‘Entry information’ section provides a mnemonic identifier for a UniProtKB entry, but it is not a stable identifier. Each reviewed entry is assigned a unique entry name upon integration into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot.<p><a href='/help/entry_name' target='_top'>More...</a></p>Entry nameiIRF2_CHICK
<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: Q98925
<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: February 1, 1997
Last modified: December 11, 2019
This is version 117 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

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    Index of protein domains and families
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