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  Domain Name: Asparaginase_2
L-Asparaginase type 2. L-Asparaginase hydrolyzes L-asparagine to L-aspartate and ammonia. The proenzyme undergoes an autoproteolytic cleavage into alpha and beta subunits to expose a threonine residue which becomes the N-terminal residue of the beta subunit. The threonine residue plays a central role in hydrolase activity. Some asparaginases can also hydrolyze L-glutamine and are termed glutaminase-asparaginase. This is a member of the Ntn-hydrolase superfamily.
No pairwise interactions are available for this conserved domain.

Total Mutations Found: 14
Total Disease Mutations Found: 8
This domain occurred 3 times on human genes (5 proteins).


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Range on the Protein:  

   Protein ID            Protein Position

Domain Position:  

Feature Name:Total Found:
catalytic nucleophile

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Please Cite: Peterson, T.A., Adadey, A., Santana-Cruz ,I., Sun, Y., Winder A, Kann, M.G., (2010) DMDM: Domain Mapping of Disease Mutations. Bioinformatics 26 (19), 2458-2459.

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