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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot P12109: Variant p.Ser116Asn

Collagen alpha-1(VI) chain
Gene: COL6A1
Chromosomal location: 21q22.3
Variant information

Variant position:  116
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 Serine (S) to Asparagine (N) at position 116 (S116N, p.Ser116Asn).
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 polar (S) to medium size and polar (N)
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

Involvement in disease:  Bethlem myopathy 1 (BTHLM1) [MIM:158810]: A benign proximal myopathy characterized by early childhood onset and joint contractures most frequently affecting the elbows and ankles. {ECO:0000269|PubMed:11865138, ECO:0000269|PubMed:15689448, ECO:0000269|PubMed:15955946, ECO:0000269|PubMed:8782832}. 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 BTHLM1.
Any additional useful information about the variant.

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



Sequence information

Variant position:  116
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Protein sequence length:  1028
The length of the canonical sequence.

Location on the sequence:   EVEIIQGLTRMPGGRDALKS  S VDAVKYFGKGTYTDCAIKKG
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                         EVEIIQGLTRMPGGRDALKSSVDAVKYFGKGTYTDCAIKKG

Mouse                         EVEIIRGLTRMPSGRDELKASVDAVKYFGKGTYTDCAIKKG

Chicken                       SVVIIKDLTAMPSGRAELKNSVSAINYIGKGTHTDCAIKQG

Xenopus laevis                EVILINSLTR---DMKTLRDNVETVEYIGKGTHTDCAIKRG

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 – 1028 Collagen alpha-1(VI) chain
Domain 37 – 235 VWFA 1
Region 20 – 256 N-terminal globular domain


Literature citations

Dominant and recessive COL6A1 mutations in Ullrich scleroatonic muscular dystrophy.
Giusti B.; Lucarini L.; Pietroni V.; Lucioli S.; Bandinelli B.; Sabatelli P.; Squarzoni S.; Petrini S.; Gartioux C.; Talim B.; Roelens F.; Merlini L.; Topaloglu H.; Bertini E.; Guicheney P.; Pepe G.;
Ann. Neurol. 58:400-410(2005)
Cited for: VARIANTS UCMD1 ARG-284 AND ARG-290; VARIANTS ASN-116 AND LEU-890;

Automated genomic sequence analysis of the three collagen VI genes: applications to Ullrich congenital muscular dystrophy and Bethlem myopathy.
Lampe A.K.; Dunn D.M.; von Niederhausern A.C.; Hamil C.; Aoyagi A.; Laval S.H.; Marie S.K.; Chu M.-L.; Swoboda K.; Muntoni F.; Bonnemann C.G.; Flanigan K.M.; Bushby K.M.D.; Weiss R.B.;
J. Med. Genet. 42:108-120(2005)
Cited for: VARIANTS BTHLM1 ASN-116; LEU-274; ARG-290; VAL-341 AND THR-571; VARIANTS UCMD1 ARG-281 AND ARG-284; VARIANTS HIS-850; MET-881 AND LEU-890;

Disclaimer: Any medical or genetic information present in this entry is provided for research, educational and informational purposes only. They are not in any way intended to be used as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnostic, treatment or care.