Variant position: 217 The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.
Protein sequence length: 524 The length of the canonical sequence.
Location on the sequence:
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 VCQDCIQMVTDIQTAVRTNS TFVQALVEHVKEECDRLGPGM
Mouse VCQDCMKLVSDVQTAVKTNS SFIQGFVDHVKEDCDRLGPGV
Rat VCQDCMKLVTDIQTAVRTNS SFVQGLVDHVKEDCDRLGPGV
Pig VCQDCIQMVTDLQNAVRTNS TFVEALVNHAKEECDRLGPGM
Bovine VCQDCIQLVTDVQEALRTNS TFVEALVDHAKEECDRLGPGM
Chicken VCQDCIRLVTDVQEAVRTNA TFVKSLVAHAKEECDRLGPGM
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.
Detection of a point mutation in sphingolipid activator protein-1 mRNA in patients with a variant form of metachromatic leukodystrophy.
Rafi M.A.; Zhang X.-L.; Degala G.; Wenger D.A.;
Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 166:1017-1023(1990)
Cited for: VARIANT MLD-SAPB ILE-217;
Characterization of a mutation in a family with saposin B deficiency: a glycosylation site defect.
Kretz K.A.; Carson G.S.; Morimoto S.; Kishimoto Y.; Fluharty A.L.; O'Brien J.S.;
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 87:2541-2544(1990)
Cited for: NUCLEOTIDE SEQUENCE [MRNA]; VARIANT MLD-SAPB ILE-217;
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