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Membrane penetration protein mu1 superfamily

SCOP classification
Root:   SCOP hierarchy in SUPERFAMILY [ 0] (11)
Class:   Multi-domain proteins (alpha and beta) [ 56572] (66)
Fold:   Membrane penetration protein mu1 [ 69907]
Superfamily:   Membrane penetration protein mu1 [ 69908]
Families:   Membrane penetration protein mu1 [ 69909]

Superfamily statistics
Genomes (0) Uniprot 2018_03 genome PDB chains (SCOP 1.75)
Domains 0 196 2
Proteins 0 196 2

Functional annotation
General category Other
Detailed category Viral proteins

Function annotation of SCOP domain superfamilies

InterPro annotation
Cross references IPR009113 SSF69908 Protein matches

Mu1 is an outer capsid protein that acts as a reoviral penetration agent. Non-enveloped animal reoviruses must enter host cells by membrane penetration that does not involve membrane fusion, as they lack a viral membrane. Reoviruses are activated by proteolytic cleavage in the intestinal lumen, leading to infectious subviral particles. The core of the virus is coated by a layer of mu1 and sigma3 proteins. Proteases strip off sigma3 exposing mu1, which provides the membrane penetration machinery that perforates the membrane. In addition, N-terminal myristoylation of polypeptide Mu1 are required for site-specific cleavage to Mu1C in transfected cells. Mu1 forms a trimer, where the three mu1 molecules are coiled around one another with a right-handed twist. The mu1 chain folds into four distinct domains: three intertwined, predominantly alpha helical domains and a jelly-roll beta-sandwich [PubMed11832217].

InterPro database

PDBeMotif information about ligands, sequence and structure motifs
Cross references PDB entries
Ligand binding statistics
Nucleic-acid binding statistics
Occurrence of secondary structure elements
Occurrence of small 3D structural motifs

PDBeMotif resource

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Internal database links

Browse genome assignments for this superfamily. The SUPERFAMILY hidden Markov model library has been used to carry out SCOP domain assignments to all genomes at the superfamily level.

Alignments of sequences to 1 models in this superfamily are available by clicking on the 'Alignments' icon above. PDB sequences less than 40% identical are shown by default, but any other sequence(s) may be aligned. Select PDB sequences, genome sequences, or paste in or upload your own sequences.

Browse and view proteins in genomes which have different domain combinations including a Membrane penetration protein mu1 domain.

Examine the distribution of domain superfamilies, or families, across the major taxonomic kingdoms or genomes within a kingdom. This gives an immediate impression of how superfamilies, or families, are restricted to certain kingdoms of life.

Explore domain occurrence network where nodes represent genomes and edges are domain architectures (shared between genomes) containing the superfamily of interest.

There are 1 hidden Markov models representing the Membrane penetration protein mu1 superfamily. Information on how the models are built, and plots showing hydrophobicity, match emmission probabilities and insertion/deletion probabilities can be inspected.

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