Variant position: 978 The position of the amino-acid change on the UniProtKB canonical protein sequence.
Protein sequence length: 1980 The length of the canonical sequence.
Location on the sequence:
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 MMVMVIGNLVVLNLFLALLL SSFSADNLAATDDDGEMNNLQ
Mouse MMVMVIGNLVVLNLFLALLL SSFSADNLAATDDDGEMNNLQ
Rat MMVMVIGNLVVLNLFLALLL SSFSADNLAATDDDGEMNNLQ
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.
Type Positions Description
1 – 1980 Sodium channel protein type 8 subunit alpha
977 – 1199 Cytoplasmic
735 – 1007 II
Diagnostic targeted resequencing in 349 patients with drug-resistant pediatric epilepsies identifies causative mutations in 30 different genes.
Parrini E.; Marini C.; Mei D.; Galuppi A.; Cellini E.; Pucatti D.; Chiti L.; Rutigliano D.; Bianchini C.; Virdo S.; De Vita D.; Bigoni S.; Barba C.; Mari F.; Montomoli M.; Pisano T.; Rosati A.; Guerrini R.;
Hum. Mutat. 38:216-225(2017)
Cited for: VARIANTS DEE13 SER-307; GLY-978; ARG-1475; THR-1650 AND TRP-1872; VARIANT SER-1877;
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