P17661 (DESM_HUMAN) Homo sapiens (Human)

Desmin UniProtKBInterProSTRINGInteractive Modelling

470 aa; Sequence (Fasta) Identical sequences: Homo sapiens: Q53SB5; Pan troglodytes: H2QJG9; A0A6D2XZ78

Sequence Features

 2S -> I (in MFM1; dbSNP:rs58999456) VAR_042448 dbSNP
 7S -> F (in MFM1; dbSNP:rs903985237) VAR_067207 dbSNP
 13S -> F (in MFM1; some patients manifest a severe cardiac phenotype with right ventricular predominance; dbSNP:rs62636495) VAR_067208 dbSNP
 16R -> C (in MFM1; dbSNP:rs60798368) VAR_079048 dbSNP
 46S -> F (in MFM1; exhibits significantly delayed filament assembly kinetics when bound to NEB; enhanced binding affinity towards NEB; dbSNP:rs60794845) VAR_042449 dbSNP
 46S -> Y (in MFM1; dbSNP:rs60794845) VAR_042450 dbSNP
 116N -> S (in MFM1; the clinical picture is dominated by arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy and terminal heart failure; results in impaired filaments formation; dbSNP:rs267607499) VAR_069191 dbSNP
 120A -> D (in CMD1I; results in impaired filaments formation, does not localize at intercalated disks) VAR_075228
 136L -> P (in CMD1I; results in impaired filaments formation, does not localize at intercalated disks; dbSNP:rs397516695) VAR_075229 dbSNP
 213A -> V (rare polymorphism; may play a role in cardiomyopathies and distal myopathies if combined with other DES mutations or mutations in other genes; does not affect the formation of a normal complete filamentous network; dbSNP:rs41272699) VAR_042451 dbSNP
 240Missing (in MFM1; the mutant cannot form de novo desmin intermediate filaments causing disruption of the endogenous intermediate filament network and formation of pathologic aggregates) VAR_070101
 241K -> E (found in a patient with severe arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy also carrying a pathogenic frameshift mutation in PKP2; dbSNP:rs201945924) VAR_069192 dbSNP
 245E -> D (in MFM1; exhibits significantly delayed filament assembly kinetics when bound to NEB and NEBL; enhanced binding affinity towards NEB and NEBL; dbSNP:rs267607486) VAR_042452 dbSNP
 326H -> R (rare polymorphism; does not result in impaired filaments formation) VAR_075230
 337A -> P (in MFM1; mild adult-onset; unable to form a functional filamentous network; dbSNP:rs59962885) VAR_007900 dbSNP
 338L -> R (in MFM1; results in the formation of a filamentous network disrupted by multiple breaks and clumps or large aggregates; dbSNP:rs57496341) VAR_067209 dbSNP
 342N -> D (in MFM1; unable to form a filamentous network; abolishes binding to MTM1; dbSNP:rs267607482) VAR_042453 dbSNP
 345L -> P (in MFM1; distal onset; incapable of forming filamentous networks; dbSNP:rs57639980) VAR_009189 dbSNP
 350R -> P (in Kaeser syndrome and MFM1; incapable of de novo formation of a desmin intermediate filaments network; exerts a dominant negative effect on the ordered lateral arrangement of desmin subunits; may produce structural changes; forms subsarcolemmal aggregates; dbSNP:rs57965306) VAR_042454 dbSNP
 355R -> P (in MFM1; dbSNP:rs61368398) VAR_042455 dbSNP
 357A -> P (in MFM1; unable to polymerize and form an intracellular filamentous network; abolishes binding to MTM1; dbSNP:rs58898021) VAR_042456 dbSNP
 360A -> P (in MFM1; heterozygous with I-393 gives a severe childhood-onset; unable to form a functional filamentous network in the presence of I-393; abolishes binding to MTM1; dbSNP:rs121913000) VAR_007901 dbSNP
 366Missing (in MFM1) VAR_018770
 370L -> P (in MFM1; unable to polymerize and form an intracellular filamentous network; does not affect binding to MTM1; dbSNP:rs59308628) VAR_042457 dbSNP
 385L -> P (in MFM1; dbSNP:rs57955682) VAR_018771 dbSNP
 389Q -> P (in MFM1; dbSNP:rs121913004) VAR_018772 dbSNP
 393N -> I (in MFM1; heterozygous with P-360 gives a severe childhood-onset; filamentous network is not affected however several spots indicate focal disorganization; dbSNP:rs121913001) VAR_007902 dbSNP
 399D -> Y (in MFM1; results in the formation of a filamentous network disrupted by multiple breaks and clumps or large aggregates; dbSNP:rs61130669) VAR_067210 dbSNP
 401E -> K (in MFM1; results in the formation of a filamentous network disrupted by multiple breaks and clumps or large aggregates; dbSNP:rs57694264) VAR_067211 dbSNP
 406R -> W (in MFM1; unable to form a filamentous network; dbSNP:rs121913003) VAR_042458 dbSNP
 419P -> S (in MFM1; found in a family with myofibrillar myopathy and arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy; dbSNP:rs62635763) VAR_069074 dbSNP
 442T -> I (in MFM1; reveals a severe disturbance of filament-formation competence and filament-filament interactions; dbSNP:rs121913005) VAR_042459 dbSNP
 449K -> M (in MFM1) VAR_042460
 449K -> T (in MFM1; dbSNP:rs267607485) VAR_042461 dbSNP
 451I -> M (in CMD1I and MFM1; reveals a severe disturbance of filament-formation competence and filament- filament interactions; reduced interaction with CRYAB; dbSNP:rs121913002) VAR_018773 dbSNP
 453T -> I (in MFM1; exhibits significantly delayed filament assembly kinetics when bound to NEB and NEBL; enhanced binding affinity towards NEB and NEBL; dbSNP:rs267607488) VAR_079049 dbSNP
 454R -> W (in MFM1; reveals a severe disturbance of filament-formation competence and filament-filament interactions; increased interaction with CRYAB; dbSNP:rs267607490) VAR_042462 dbSNP
 460S -> I (in MFM1; reveals a severe disturbance of filament-formation competence and filament-filament interactions; dbSNP:rs267607491) VAR_042463 dbSNP
 173-179Missing (in MFM1; severe form) VAR_009188
 359-361Missing (in MFM1) VAR_018769
 9-106Intermediate filament head, DNA-binding domain
IPR006821PF04732
 107-415Intermediate filament, rod domain
IPR039008PF00038

Sequence Alignments

Homology models

Oligo-stateLigandsQMEANTemplateRangeSeq id (%)DownloadAssess
homo-2-mer 1.533uf1.1.A149-254
69.16
homo-2-mer 0.761gk4.1.A333-411
78.57
homo-2-mer 1.543s4r.1.A104-194
70.33
monomer -1.932v1y.1.B180-346
14.29
homo-2-mer 0.613trt.1.A266-340
73.33
monomer -3.126clz.1.B186-310
17.14