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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Q13976: Variant p.Gly666Ala

cGMP-dependent protein kinase 1
Gene: PRKG1
Variant information

Variant position:  666
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 Glycine (G) to Alanine (A) at position 666 (G666A, p.Gly666Ala).
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 glycine (G) 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:  666
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Protein sequence length:  671
The length of the canonical sequence.

Location on the sequence:   TSNFDSFPEDNDEPPPDDNS  G WDIDF
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                         TSNFDSFPEDNDEPPPDDNSGWDIDF

Mouse                         TSNFDSFPEDSDEPPPDDNSGWDIDF

Bovine                        TSNFDSFPEDNDEPPPDDNSGWDIDF

Rabbit                        TSNFDGFPEDNDEPPPDDNSGWDIDF

Drosophila                    VRYFDRFPCDLNEPP-DELSGWDADF

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 2 – 671 cGMP-dependent protein kinase 1
Domain 620 – 671 AGC-kinase C-terminal
Region 635 – 671 Disordered
Compositional bias 651 – 671 Acidic residues

Literature citations

Recurrent gain-of-function mutation in PRKG1 causes thoracic aortic aneurysms and acute aortic dissections.
Guo D.C.; Regalado E.; Casteel D.E.; Santos-Cortez R.L.; Gong L.; Kim J.J.; Dyack S.; Horne S.G.; Chang G.; Jondeau G.; Boileau C.; Coselli J.S.; Li Z.; Leal S.M.; Shendure J.; Rieder M.J.; Bamshad M.J.; Nickerson D.A.; Kim C.; Milewicz D.M.;
Am. J. Hum. Genet. 93:398-404(2013)

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