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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot P00747: Variant p.Arg408Trp

Plasminogen
Gene: PLG
Variant information

Variant position:  408
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Type of variant:  Polymorphism
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 408 (R408W, p.Arg408Trp).
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).
More information can be found on the following page

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



Sequence information

Variant position:  408
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Protein sequence length:  810
The length of the canonical sequence.

Location on the sequence:   TSSTTTTGKKCQSWSSMTPH  R HQKTPENYPNAGLTMNYCRN
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                         TSSTTTTGKKCQSWSSMTPHRHQKTPENYPNAGLTMNYCRN

Rhesus macaque                TSSTTTTGKKCQSWSSMTPHWHEKTPENFPNAGLTMNYCRN

Mouse                         TSSTTITGKKCQSWAAMFPHRHSKTPENFPDAGLEMNYCRN

Rat                           TSSTTNTGKKCQSWVSMTPHSHSKTPANFPDAGLEMNYCRN

Pig                           TSSTTITGRKCQSWVSMTPHRHEKTPGNFPNAGLTMNYCRN

Bovine                        TSSTTITGRKCQSWSSMTPHRHLKTPENYPNAGLTMNYCRN

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 20 – 810 Plasminogen
Chain 20 – 580 Plasmin heavy chain A
Chain 79 – 466 Angiostatin
Chain 98 – 580 Plasmin heavy chain A, short form
Domain 377 – 454 Kringle 4
Disulfide bond 377 – 454
Disulfide bond 398 – 437


Literature citations

Submission
SeattleSNPs variation discovery resource;
Cited for: NUCLEOTIDE SEQUENCE [GENOMIC DNA]; VARIANTS LYS-57; GLN-133; HIS-261; TRP-408; ASN-472; VAL-494 AND TRP-523;

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