Eu6.8 precursor (P04533) Protein Card

General Information
Name Eu6.8 precursor
Alternative name(s) Eb6.8
Organism Conus eburneus
Organism diet generalist
Protein Type Precursor
Notes This peptide, extracted from Conus eburneus, was originally published under the name "Eb6.8" but the abbreviation "Eb" was already in used for peptides extracted from Conus ebraeus. Therefore the peptide was rename "Eu6.8".

Classification
Conopeptide class conotoxin
Gene superfamily O1 superfamily
Pharmacological family

Sequence
MKLTCVPIVAMLFLMACQLITA
DYSREKHGYSAEKSSDKIQ
DSFYSKLTKR
CTDEGGDCDPGNHNCCRGSCLVLQHKAICGI
VYTMVS
R
Sequence region
[1-22]signal sequence
[52-88]mature peptideEu6.8

References
Liu,Z., Li,H., Liu,N., Wu,C., Jiang,J., Yue,J. and Dai,Q. (2012) Diversity and evolution of conotoxins in Conus virgo, Conus eburneus, Conus imperialis and Conus marmoreus from the South China Sea. Toxicon 60:982-989

Internal links
Nucleic acids Conus eburneus conotoxin Eb6.8 mRNA, complete cds.
Structure

External links
Ncbi ADZ74151

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