Variant position: 78 The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.
Protein sequence length: 147 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 DDTWEPFASGKTSESGELHG LTTEEEFVEGIYKVEIDTKSY
Chimpanzee DETWEPFASGKTSESGELHG LTTEEEFVEGIYKVEIDTKSY
Mouse EGSWEPFASGKTAESGELHG LTTDEKFVEGVYRVELDTKSY
Rat DGSWEPFASGKTAESGELHG LTTDEKFTEGVYRVELDTKSY
Pig DGTWEPFALGKTSEFGELHG LTTDEKFVEGIYKVELDTKSY
Bovine DETWEPFASGKTSESGELHG LTTEDKFVEGLYKVELDTKSY
Rabbit DETWEPFASGKTSKTGELHG LTTSEKFVEGVYKVELDTKSY
Sheep DETWEPFASGKTSDSGELHG LTTEDKFVEGLYKVELDTKSY
Chicken DGTWQDFATGKTTEFGEIHE LTTEEQFVEGVYRVEFDTSSY
Xenopus laevis SGKWEQITSGKTTELGEIHN LTTDEQFTEGVYKIEFATKAF
Xenopus tropicalis EGNWELISSGKTTELGEIHN IITDEQFTEGVYKIEFATKTF
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.
Type Positions Description
21 – 147 Transthyretin
74 – 74 Thyroid hormones
62 – 62 4-carboxyglutamate; in a patient with Moyamoya disease
72 – 72 Phosphoserine
77 – 80
New mutant gene (transthyretin Arg 58) in cases with hereditary polyneuropathy detected by non-isotope method of single-strand conformation polymorphism analysis.
Saeki Y.; Ueno S.; Yorifuji S.; Sugiyama Y.; Ide Y.; Matsuzawa Y.;
Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 180:380-385(1991)
Cited for: VARIANT AMYL-TTR ARG-78;
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