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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot O43707: Variant p.Ser262Phe

Alpha-actinin-4
Gene: ACTN4
Variant information

Variant position:  262
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Type of variant:  LP/P [Disclaimer]
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 Serine (S) to Phenylalanine (F) at position 262 (S262F, p.Ser262Phe).
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 large size and aromatic (F)
The physico-chemical property of the reference and variant residues and the change implicated.

BLOSUM score:  -2
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

Variant description:  In FSGS1.
Any additional useful information about the variant.



Sequence information

Variant position:  262
The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.

Protein sequence length:  911
The length of the canonical sequence.

Location on the sequence:   DAEDIVNTARPDEKAIMTYV  S SFYHAFSGAQKAETAANRIC
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                         DAEDIVNTARPDEKAIMTYVSSFYHAFSGAQKAETAANRIC

Mouse                         DAEDIVNTARPDEKAIMTYVSSFYHAFSGAQKAETAANRIC

Rat                           DAEDIVNTARPDEKAIMTYVSSFYHAFSGAQKAETAANRIC

Bovine                        DAEDIVNTARPDEKAIMTYVSSFYHAFSGAQKAETAANRIC

Chicken                       DAEDIVNTARPDEKAIMTYVSSFYHAFSGAQKAETAANRIC

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 – 911 Alpha-actinin-4
Domain 163 – 269 Calponin-homology (CH) 2
Region 1 – 269 Actin-binding
Modified residue 249 – 249 Phosphothreonine
Alternative sequence 54 – 272 Missing. In isoform ACTN4ISO.
Alternative sequence 89 – 478 Missing. In isoform 3.
Helix 254 – 268


Literature citations

Familial focal segmental glomerulosclerosis associated with an ACTN4 mutation and paternal germline mosaicism.
Choi H.J.; Lee B.H.; Cho H.Y.; Moon K.C.; Ha I.S.; Nagata M.; Choi Y.; Cheong H.I.;
Am. J. Kidney Dis. 51:834-838(2008)
Cited for: VARIANT FSGS1 PHE-262;

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