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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Q9UBC3: Variant p.Ala766Pro

DNA (cytosine-5)-methyltransferase 3B
Gene: DNMT3B
Variant information

Variant position:  766
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 Alanine (A) to Proline (P) at position 766 (A766P, p.Ala766Pro).
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 small size and hydrophobic (A) to medium size and hydrophobic (P)
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 ICF1.
Any additional useful information about the variant.

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

Sequence information

Variant position:  766
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Protein sequence length:  853
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 – 853 DNA (cytosine-5)-methyltransferase 3B
Domain 575 – 853 SAM-dependent MTase C5-type
Alternative sequence 744 – 806 Missing. In isoform 7 and isoform 8.
Alternative sequence 745 – 853 Missing. In isoform 4.
Alternative sequence 745 – 807 Missing. In isoform 3.
Beta strand 765 – 767

Literature citations

Genetic variation in ICF syndrome: evidence for genetic heterogeneity.
Wijmenga C.; Hansen R.S.; Gimelli G.; Bjoerck E.J.; Davies E.G.; Valentine D.; Belohradsky B.H.; van Dongen J.J.; Smeets D.F.C.M.; van den Heuvel L.P.W.J.; Luyten J.A.F.M.; Strengman E.; Weemaes C.M.R.; Pearson P.L.;
Hum. Mutat. 16:509-517(2000)
Cited for: VARIANTS ICF1 VAL-585; THR-603; ALA-606; GLY-699; GLY-726; PRO-766; ARG-814 AND MET-818;

DNMT3B mutations and DNA methylation defect define two types of ICF syndrome.
Jiang Y.L.; Rigolet M.; Bourc'his D.; Nigon F.; Bokesoy I.; Fryns J.-P.; Hulten M.; Jonveaux P.; Maraschio P.; Megarbane A.; Moncla A.; Viegas-Pequignot E.;
Hum. Mutat. 25:56-63(2005)
Cited for: VARIANTS ICF1 PRO-270; VAL-585; THR-603; ALA-606; SER-663; PRO-664; GLY-699; GLY-726; PRO-766; ARG-814; GLY-817; MET-818 AND GLN-840;

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