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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Q02505: Variant p.Val3120Ala

Mucin-3A
Gene: MUC3A
Variant information

Variant position:  3120
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Type of variant:  LB/B
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 Valine (V) to Alanine (A) at position 3120 (V3120A, p.Val3120Ala).
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 hydrophobic (V) to small size and hydrophobic (A)
The physico-chemical property of the reference and variant residues and the change implicated.

BLOSUM score:  0
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:  3120
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Protein sequence length:  3323
The length of the canonical sequence.

Location on the sequence:   SEYEQVKTTLKEGLQNASQD  V NSCQDSQTLCFKPDSIKVNN
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.

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 16 – 3323 Mucin-3A
Domain 3018 – 3143 SEA
Alternative sequence 3064 – 3323 Missing. In isoform 2.
Alternative sequence 3081 – 3323 Missing. In isoform 3.
Alternative sequence 3082 – 3323 Missing. In isoform 4.


Literature citations

Associations of distinct variants of the intestinal mucin gene MUC3A with ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease.
Kyo K.; Muto T.; Nagawa H.; Lathrop G.M.; Nakamura Y.;
J. Hum. Genet. 46:5-20(2001)
Cited for: NUCLEOTIDE SEQUENCE [GENOMIC DNA] OF 2447-3323 (ISOFORM 1); TISSUE SPECIFICITY; VARIANTS ALA-3120; ASN-3299 AND HIS-3299;

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