Summary: MSP1 EGF domain 1
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This EGF-like domain is found at the C-terminus of the malaria parasite MSP1 protein. MSP1 is the merozoite surface protein 1. This domain is part of the C-terminal fragment that is proteolytically processed from the the rest of the protein and is left attached to the surface of the invading parasite.
Morgan WD, Birdsall B, Frenkiel TA, Gradwell MG, Burghaus PA, Syed SE, Uthaipibull C, Holder AA, Feeney J;, J Mol Biol. 1999;289:113-122.: Solution structure of an EGF module pair from the Plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface protein 1. PUBMED:10339410 EPMC:10339410
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|Similarity to PfamA using HHSearch:||EGF_CA EGF_3|
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InterPro entry IPR024730
This EGF-like domain is found at the C terminus of the malaria parasite MSP1 protein. MSP1 is the merozoite surface protein 1. This domain is part of the C-terminal fragment that is proteolytically processed from the the rest of the protein and is left attached to the surface of the invading parasite [PUBMED:10339410].
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Members of this clan all belong to the EGF superfamily. This particular superfamily is characterised as having least 6 cysteines residues. These cysteine form disulphide bonds, in the order 1-3, 2-4, 5-6, which are essential for the stability of the EGF fold. These disulphide bonds are stacked in a ladder-like arrangement. The Laminin EGF family is distinguished by having an an additional disulphide bond. The function of the domains within this family remains unclear, but they are though to largely perform a structural role. More often than not, there domains are arranged a tandem repeats in extracellular proteins.
The clan contains the following 13 members:cEGF DSL EGF EGF_2 EGF_3 EGF_alliinase EGF_CA EGF_MSP1_1 FOLN FXa_inhibition hEGF Laminin_EGF Tme5_EGF_like
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|Number in seed:||15|
|Number in full:||1331|
|Average length of the domain:||36.90 aa|
|Average identity of full alignment:||71 %|
|Average coverage of the sequence by the domain:||6.05 %|
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build method: hmmbuild -o /dev/null HMM SEED
search method: hmmsearch -Z 23193494 -E 1000 --cpu 4 HMM pfamseq
|Family (HMM) version:||2|
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For those sequences which have a structure in the Protein DataBank, we use the mapping between UniProt, PDB and Pfam coordinate systems from the PDBe group, to allow us to map Pfam domains onto UniProt sequences and three-dimensional protein structures. The table below shows the structures on which the EGF_MSP1_1 domain has been found. There are 10 instances of this domain found in the PDB. Note that there may be multiple copies of the domain in a single PDB structure, since many structures contain multiple copies of the same protein seqence.
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