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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Q13402: Variant p.Glu1170Lys

Unconventional myosin-VIIa
Gene: MYO7A
Variant information

Variant position:  1170
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Type of variant:  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:  From Glutamate (E) to Lysine (K) at position 1170 (E1170K, p.Glu1170Lys).
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 medium size and acidic (E) to large size and basic (K)
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

Variant description:  In USH1B.
Any additional useful information about the variant.

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

Sequence information

Variant position:  1170
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Protein sequence length:  2215
The length of the canonical 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.




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.

Chain 1 – 2215 Unconventional myosin-VIIa
Domain 1017 – 1253 MyTH4 1

Literature citations

Identification of three novel mutations in the MYO7A gene.
Cuevas J.M.; Espinos C.; Millan J.M.; Sanchez F.; Trujillo M.J.; Ayuso C.; Beneyto M.; Najera C.;
Hum. Mutat. 14:181-181(1999)
Cited for: VARIANT USH1B LYS-1170; VARIANT CYS-1719;

Mutations in myosin VIIA (MYO7A) and usherin (USH2A) in Spanish patients with Usher syndrome types I and II, respectively.
Najera C.; Beneyto M.; Blanca J.; Aller E.; Fontcuberta A.; Millan J.M.; Ayuso C.;
Hum. Mutat. 20:76-77(2002)
Cited for: VARIANTS USH1B ASP-397; LYS-1170; LYS-1327 AND 1347-ARG--PHE-1351 DEL; VARIANTS MET-1566 AND CYS-1719;

Survey of the frequency of USH1 gene mutations in a cohort of Usher patients shows the importance of cadherin 23 and protocadherin 15 genes and establishes a detection rate of above 90%.
Roux A.-F.; Faugere V.; Le Guedard S.; Pallares-Ruiz N.; Vielle A.; Chambert S.; Marlin S.; Hamel C.; Gilbert B.; Malcolm S.; Claustres M.;
J. Med. Genet. 43:763-768(2006)
Cited for: VARIANTS USH1B ASP-133; ARG-163; ARG-164; MET-165; THR-198; ALA-204; ASP-519; LYS-1170; GLN-1240; PRO-1858; TRP-1873 AND PHE-1962 DEL; VARIANTS MET-1566 AND CYS-1719;

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