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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot P13569: Variant p.Arg1070Trp

Cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator
Gene: CFTR
Variant information

Variant position:  1070
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Type of variant:  Disease [Disclaimer]
The variants are classified into three categories: Disease, Polymorphism and Unclassified.
  • Disease: Variants implicated in disease according to literature reports.
  • Polymorphism: Variants not reported to be implicated in disease.
  • Unclassified: Variants with uncertain implication in disease according to literature reports. Evidence against or in favor of a pathogenic role is limited and/or conflicting.

Residue change:  From Arginine (R) to Tryptophan (W) at position 1070 (R1070W, p.Arg1070Trp).
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 large size and basic (R) to large size and aromatic (W)
The physico-chemical property of the reference and variant residues and the change implicated.

BLOSUM score:  -3
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).
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Involvement in disease:  Congenital bilateral absence of the vas deferens (CBAVD) [MIM:277180]: Important cause of sterility in men and could represent an incomplete form of cystic fibrosis, as the majority of men suffering from cystic fibrosis lack the vas deferens. {ECO:0000269|PubMed:10651488, ECO:0000269|PubMed:17329263, ECO:0000269|PubMed:7529962, ECO:0000269|PubMed:7539342, ECO:0000269|PubMed:9067761, ECO:0000269|PubMed:9736778, ECO:0000269|Ref.113}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.
The name and a short description of the disease associated with the variant. For more information about the disease, the user can refer to OMIM, following the link provided after the disease acronym.

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

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



Sequence information

Variant position:  1070
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Protein sequence length:  1480
The length of the canonical sequence.

Location on the sequence:   PIFTHLVTSLKGLWTLRAFG  R QPYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF
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                         PIFTHLVTSLKGLWTLRAFGRQPYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF

Gorilla                       PIFTHLVTSLKGLWTLRAFGRQPYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF

                              PIFTHLLTSLKGLWTLRAFGRQPYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF

Rhesus macaque                PIFTHLVTSLKGLWTLRAFGRQPYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF

Chimpanzee                    PIFTHLVTSLKGLWTLRAFGRQPYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF

Mouse                         PIFTHLVTSLKGLWTLRAFRRQTYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF

Rat                           PIFTHLVTSLKGLWTLRAFRRQTYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF

Pig                           PIFTHLITSLKGLWTLRAFGRQPYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF

Bovine                        PIFTHLVTSLKGLWTLRAFGRQPYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF

Rabbit                        PIFTHLVTSLKGLWTLRAFGRQPYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF

Sheep                         PIFTHLVTSLKGLWTLRAFGRQPYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF

Horse                         PIFTHLVTSLKGLWTLRAFGRQPYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF

Xenopus laevis                PIFAHLITSLKGLWTLRAFGRQPYFETLFHKALNLHTANWF

Zebrafish                     PIFSHLIMSLKGLWTIRAFERQAYFEALFHKTLNTHTATWF

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.

TypePositionsDescription
Chain 1 – 1480 Cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator
Topological domain 1035 – 1095 Cytoplasmic
Domain 859 – 1155 ABC transmembrane type-1 2
Alternative sequence 606 – 1480 Missing. In isoform 3.


Literature citations

No reference for the current variant in UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot.

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