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Clan: HeH (CL0306)


LEM/SAP HeH motif Add an annotation

This superfamily includes protein domains with the helix-extended loop-helix (HeH) structure.

This clan contains 11 families and the total number of domains in the clan is 28975. The clan was built by A Bateman.

Literature references

  1. Okubo S, Hara F, Tsuchida Y, Shimotakahara S, Suzuki S, Hatanaka H, Yokoyama S, Tanaka H, Yasuda H, Shindo H; , J Biol Chem. 2004;279:31455-31461.: NMR structure of the N-terminal domain of SUMO ligase PIAS1 and its interaction with tumor suppressor p53 and A/T-rich DNA oligomers. PUBMED:15133049 EPMC:15133049


This clan contains the following 11 member families:

ARMET_C Endonuc-dimeris FANC_SAP HeH LEM Lsr2 PADR1 Rho_N SAP SAP_new25 Thymopoietin

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Domain organisation

Below is a listing of the unique domain organisations or architectures from this clan. More...

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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
SAP (PF02037) 11761 (40.6%) View
Rho_N (PF07498) 8472 (29.2%) View
Lsr2 (PF11774) 2785 (9.6%) View
LEM (PF03020) 2195 (7.6%) View
PADR1 (PF08063) 1021 (3.5%) View
HeH (PF12949) 855 (3.0%) View
ARMET_C (PF10208) 659 (2.3%) View
Thymopoietin (PF08198) 551 (1.9%) View
SAP_new25 (PF18953) 354 (1.2%) View
FANC_SAP (PF18081) 226 (0.8%) View
Endonuc-dimeris (PF09124) 96 (0.3%) View
Total: 11 Total: 28975 Clan alignment

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Family relationships

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Species distribution

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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 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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