Summary: Y_Y_Y domain
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In molecular biology, the YYY domain is a protein domain that is thought to be important in bacterial signal transduction, however the exact function of this protein domain is not known. It is named after the three conserved tyrosines found in the alignment. The domain forms part of the periplasmic sensor domain which binds to unsaturated disaccharides.
This region is mostly found to the C-terminus of the beta propellers (INTERPRO) in a family of two component regulators. However they are also found tandemly repeated in SWISSPROT without other signal conduction domains being present. The structure of this domain contains 8 beta strands organised into a beta sandwich Immunoglobulin-like fold.
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This domain is mostly found at the end of the beta propellers (PF07494) in a family of two component regulators. However they are also found tandemly repeated in Q891H4 without other signal conduction domains being present. It's named after the conserved tyrosines found in the alignment. The exact function is not known.
Internal database links
|SCOOP:||2CSK_N DUF2271 Big_3_3 DUF4399 Wzt_C DUF4469 DUF4625 MetallophosC|
|Similarity to PfamA using HHSearch:||DUF3324|
External database links
This tab holds annotation information from the InterPro database.
InterPro entry IPR011123
This region is mostly found at the end of the beta propellers (INTERPRO) in a family of two component regulators. However they are also found tandemly repeated in SWISSPROT without other signal conduction domains being present. It is named after the conserved tyrosines found in the alignment. The exact function is not known.
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This clan includes a diverse range of domains that have an Ig-like fold and appear to be distantly related to each other. The clan includes: PKD domains, cadherins and several families of bacterial Ig-like domains as well as viral tail fibre proteins. it also includes several Fibronectin type III domain-containing families.
The clan contains the following 76 members:A2M_N Alpha_adaptinC2 Arch_flagellin Big_1 Big_2 Big_3 Big_3_2 Big_3_3 Big_3_4 Big_3_5 Big_4 Big_5 BiPBP_C BsuPI Cadherin Cadherin-like Cadherin_2 Cadherin_3 Cadherin_pro CARDB CBM39 CHB_HEX_C CHB_HEX_C_1 ChitinaseA_N CHU_C Coatamer_beta_C COP-gamma_platf CopC DUF11 DUF2271 DUF3244 DUF4165 DUF4625 DUF5011 DUF916 EpoR_lig-bind Filamin FixG_C FlgD_ig fn3 Fn3-like fn3_2 fn3_4 fn3_5 Fn3_assoc He_PIG HYR IFNGR1 IL17R_fnIII_D2 IL6Ra-bind Integrin_alpha2 Interfer-bind Invasin_D3 LEA_2 MG1 Mo-co_dimer Neurexophilin NPCBM_assoc PhoD_N PKD PKD_2 PKD_3 Pur_ac_phosph_N Qn_am_d_aIII REJ RHD_dimer Rib SoxZ SprB SWM_repeat T2SS-T3SS_pil_N TIG Tissue_fac Transglut_C TRAP_beta Y_Y_Y
We make a range of alignments for each Pfam-A family:
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- Representative Proteomes (RPs) at 15%, 35%, 55% and 75% co-membership thresholds
- alignment generated by searching the NCBI sequence database using the family HMM
- alignment generated by searching the metagenomics sequence database using the family HMM
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Curation and family details
|Seed source:||Yeats C|
|Author:||Yeats C, Bateman A|
|Number in seed:||76|
|Number in full:||6189|
|Average length of the domain:||64.30 aa|
|Average identity of full alignment:||24 %|
|Average coverage of the sequence by the domain:||5.90 %|
|HMM build commands:||
build method: hmmbuild -o /dev/null HMM SEED
search method: hmmsearch -Z 80369284 -E 1000 --cpu 4 HMM pfamseq
|Family (HMM) version:||9|
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We determine these interactions using iPfam, which considers the interactions between residues in three-dimensional protein structures and maps those interactions back to Pfam families. You can find more information about the iPfam algorithm in the journal article that accompanies the website.
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 Y_Y_Y domain has been found. There are 18 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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