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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot P04275: Variant p.His1268Asp

von Willebrand factor
Gene: VWF
Variant information Variant position: help 1268 The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.
Type of variant: help LP/P [Disclaimer] The variants are classified into three categories: LP/P, LB/B and US.
  • LP/P: likely pathogenic or pathogenic.
  • LB/B: likely benign or benign.
  • US: uncertain significance

Residue change: help From Histidine (H) to Aspartate (D) at position 1268 (H1268D, p.His1268Asp). 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: help Change from medium size and polar (H) to medium size and acidic (D) The physico-chemical property of the reference and variant residues and the change implicated.
BLOSUM score: help -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

Variant description: help In VWD2. Any additional useful information about the variant.
Other resources: help Links to websites of interest for the variant.

Sequence information Variant position: help 1268 The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.
Protein sequence length: help 2813 The length of the canonical sequence.
Location on the sequence: help TDAPVSPTTLYVEDISEPPL H DFYCSRLLDLVFLLDGSSRL 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: help The multiple alignment of the region surrounding the variant against various orthologous sequences.



Sequence annotation in neighborhood: help 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.
Chain 764 – 2813 von Willebrand factor
Glycosylation 1248 – 1248 O-linked (GalNAc...) threonine
Glycosylation 1255 – 1255 O-linked (GalNAc...) threonine
Glycosylation 1256 – 1256 O-linked (GalNAc...) threonine
Glycosylation 1263 – 1263 O-linked (GalNAc...) serine
Alternative sequence 315 – 2813 Missing. In isoform 2.
Beta strand 1267 – 1269

Literature citations
Type IIB mutation His-505-->Asp implicates a new segment in the control of von Willebrand factor binding to platelet glycoprotein Ib.
Rabinowitz I.; Randi A.M.; Shindler K.S.; Tuley E.A.; Rustagi P.K.; Sadler J.E.;
J. Biol. Chem. 268:20497-20501(1993)
Cited for: VARIANT VWD2 ASP-1268;
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