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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot P35475: Variant p.Gly51Asp

Alpha-L-iduronidase
Gene: IDUA
Chromosomal location: 4p16.3
Variant information

Variant position:  51
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Type of variant:  Disease [Disclaimer]
The variants are classified into three categories: Disease, Polymorphism and Unclassified.
  • Disease: Variants implicated in disease according to literature reports.
  • Polymorphism: Variants not reported to be implicated in disease.
  • Unclassified: Variants with uncertain implication in disease according to literature reports. Evidence against or in favor of a pathogenic role is limited and/or conflicting.

Residue change:  From Glycine (G) to Aspartate (D) at position 51 (G51D, p.Gly51Asp).
Indicates the amino acid change of the variant. The one-letter and three-letter codes for amino acids used in UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot are those adopted by the commission on Biochemical Nomenclature of the IUPAC-IUB.

Physico-chemical properties:  Change from glycine (G) to medium size and acidic (D)
The physico-chemical property of the reference and variant residues and the change implicated.

BLOSUM score:  -1
The score within a Blosum matrix for the corresponding wild-type to variant amino acid change. The log-odds score measures the logarithm for the ratio of the likelihood of two amino acids appearing by chance. The Blosum62 substitution matrix is used. This substitution matrix contains scores for all possible exchanges of one amino acid with another:
  • Lowest score: -4 (low probability of substitution).
  • Highest score: 11 (high probability of substitution).
More information can be found on the following page

Involvement in disease:  Mucopolysaccharidosis 1H (MPS1H) [MIM:607014]: A severe form of mucopolysaccharidosis type 1, a rare lysosomal storage disease characterized by progressive physical deterioration with urinary excretion of dermatan sulfate and heparan sulfate. Patients with MPS1H usually present, within the first year of life, a combination of hepatosplenomegaly, skeletal deformities, corneal clouding and severe mental retardation. Obstructive airways disease, respiratory infection and cardiac complications usually result in death before 10 years of age. {ECO:0000269|PubMed:10466419, ECO:0000269|PubMed:10735634, ECO:0000269|PubMed:12559846, ECO:0000269|PubMed:1301941, ECO:0000269|PubMed:15300847, ECO:0000269|PubMed:19396826, ECO:0000269|PubMed:21394825, ECO:0000269|PubMed:24036510, ECO:0000269|PubMed:7550232, ECO:0000269|PubMed:7550242, ECO:0000269|PubMed:7951228, ECO:0000269|PubMed:8019563, ECO:0000269|PubMed:8328452, ECO:0000269|PubMed:8401515, ECO:0000269|Ref.20}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.
The name and a short description of the disease associated with the variant. For more information about the disease, the user can refer to OMIM, following the link provided after the disease acronym.

Variant description:  In MPS1H.
Any additional useful information about the variant.

Other resources:  
Links to websites of interest for the variant.



Sequence information

Variant position:  51
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Protein sequence length:  653
The length of the canonical sequence.

Location on the sequence:   LVHVDAARALWPLRRFWRST  G FCPPLPHSQADQYVLSWDQQ
The residue change on the sequence. Unless the variant is located at the beginning or at the end of the protein sequence, both residues upstream (20) and downstream (20) of the variant will be shown.

Residue conservation: 
The multiple alignment of the region surrounding the variant against various orthologous sequences.

Human                         LVHVDAARALWPLRRFWRSTGFCPPLPHSQADQYVLSWDQQ

                              LVLVDAARALRPLRPFWRSTGFCPPLPHSQADRYDLSWDQQ

Mouse                         LVRVDAARPLRPLLPFWRSTGFCPPLPHDQADQYDLSWDQQ

Sequence annotation in neighborhood:  
The regions or sites of interest surrounding the variant. In general the features listed are posttranslational modifications, binding sites, enzyme active sites, local secondary structure or other characteristics reported in the cited references. The "Sequence annotation in neighborhood" lines have a fixed format:
  • Type: the type of sequence feature.
  • Positions: endpoints of the sequence feature.
  • Description: contains additional information about the feature.

TypePositionsDescription
Chain 28 – 653 Alpha-L-iduronidase
Beta strand 49 – 52


Literature citations

Mucopolysaccharidosis type I: identification of 8 novel mutations and determination of the frequency of the two common alpha-L-iduronidase mutations (W402X and Q70X) among European patients.
Bunge S.; Kleijer W.J.; Steglich C.; Beck M.; Zuther C.; Morris C.P.; Schwinger E.; Hopwood J.J.; Scott H.S.; Gal A.;
Hum. Mol. Genet. 3:861-866(1994)
Cited for: VARIANTS MPS1H ASP-51; THR-75; PRO-218; PRO-327; PRO-489 AND 16-SER--ALA-19 DEL;

IDUA mutational profiling of a cohort of 102 European patients with mucopolysaccharidosis type I: identification and characterization of 35 novel alpha-L-iduronidase (IDUA) alleles.
Bertola F.; Filocamo M.; Casati G.; Mort M.; Rosano C.; Tylki-Szymanska A.; Tuysuz B.; Gabrielli O.; Grossi S.; Scarpa M.; Parenti G.; Antuzzi D.; Dalmau J.; Di Rocco M.; Vici C.D.; Okur I.; Rosell J.; Rovelli A.; Furlan F.; Rigoldi M.; Biondi A.; Cooper D.N.; Parini R.;
Hum. Mutat. 32:E2189-E2210(2011)
Cited for: VARIANTS MPS1H/S ARG-84; LYS-178; LEU-188; ARG-265; LYS-276; PRO-396; ARG-423; PRO-436; ARG-496; ARG-533 AND PHE-535; VARIANTS MPS1H ASP-51; PRO-103; PRO-327 AND ARG-385; VARIANTS MPS1S CYS-76; TRP-89; GLU-219; LYS-276; LEU-306; LYS-348; PRO-490 AND PRO-492; VARIANTS GLN-33; GLN-105; THR-361; ASN-449; ILE-454 AND THR-591;

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