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Clan: FAD_oxidored (CL0086)


FAD-linked oxidoreductase Add an annotation

The members of this clan adopt a TIM barrel fold, which is reminiscent of flavin mononucleotide binding proteins, rather than one similar to other flavin adenine dinucleotide binding domains. However, the way the FAD cofactor binds in quite different compared to the binding of FMN in the TIM-barrel structures [1].

This clan contains 2 families and the total number of domains in the clan is 16173. The clan was built by RD Finn.

Literature references

  1. Dym O, Eisenberg D; , Protein Sci 2001;10:1712-1728.: Sequence-structure analysis of FAD-containing proteins. PUBMED:11514662 EPMC:11514662


This clan contains the following 2 member families:

MTHFR Pro_dh

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Domain organisation

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The table below shows the number of occurrences of each domain throughout the sequence database. More...

Pfam family Num. domains Alignment
MTHFR (PF02219) 9064 (56.0%) View
Pro_dh (PF01619) 7109 (44.0%) View
Total: 2 Total: 16173 Clan alignment

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Family relationships

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Species distribution

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There are 5 interactions for this clan. More...

Interacting families
Aldedh Pro_dh
Pro_dh Aldedh
Pro_dh-DNA_bdg Pro_dh


For those sequences which have a structure in the Protein DataBank, we use the mapping between UniProt, PDB and Pfam coordinate systems from the MSD group, to allow us to map Pfam domains onto UniProt three-dimensional structures. The table below shows the mapping between the Pfam families in this clan, the corresponding UniProt entries, and the region of the three-dimensional structures that are available for that sequence.

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