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NameVitamin K-dependent protein C
Synonyms
  • 3.4.21.69
  • Anticoagulant protein C
  • Autoprothrombin IIA
  • Blood coagulation factor XIV
Gene NamePROC
OrganismHuman
Amino acid sequence
>lcl|BSEQ0000757|Vitamin K-dependent protein C
MWQLTSLLLFVATWGISGTPAPLDSVFSSSERAHQVLRIRKRANSFLEELRHSSLERECI
EEICDFEEAKEIFQNVDDTLAFWSKHVDGDQCLVLPLEHPCASLCCGHGTCIDGIGSFSC
DCRSGWEGRFCQREVSFLNCSLDNGGCTHYCLEEVGWRRCSCAPGYKLGDDLLQCHPAVK
FPCGRPWKRMEKKRSHLKRDTEDQEDQVDPRLIDGKMTRRGDSPWQVVLLDSKKKLACGA
VLIHPSWVLTAAHCMDESKKLLVRLGEYDLRRWEKWELDLDIKEVFVHPNYSKSTTDNDI
ALLHLAQPATLSQTIVPICLPDSGLAERELNQAGQETLVTGWGYHSSREKEAKRNRTFVL
NFIKIPVVPHNECSEVMSNMVSENMLCAGILGDRQDACEGDSGGPMVASFHGTWFLVGLV
SWGEGCGLLHNYGVYTKVSRYLDWIHGHIRDKEAPQKSWAP
Number of residues461
Molecular Weight52070.82
Theoretical pI6.23
GO Classification
Functions
  • serine-type endopeptidase activity
  • calcium ion binding
Processes
  • positive regulation of establishment of endothelial barrier
  • proteolysis
  • peptidyl-glutamic acid carboxylation
  • leukocyte migration
  • cellular protein metabolic process
  • negative regulation of apoptotic process
  • post-translational protein modification
  • negative regulation of inflammatory response
  • negative regulation of blood coagulation
  • blood coagulation
  • negative regulation of coagulation
Components
  • extracellular region
  • endoplasmic reticulum
  • extracellular space
  • Golgi apparatus
  • endoplasmic reticulum lumen
  • Golgi lumen
General FunctionSerine-type endopeptidase activity
Specific FunctionProtein C is a vitamin K-dependent serine protease that regulates blood coagulation by inactivating factors Va and VIIIa in the presence of calcium ions and phospholipids (PubMed:25618265). Exerts a protective effect on the endothelial cell barrier function (PubMed:25651845).
Pfam Domain Function
Transmembrane RegionsNot Available
GenBank Protein ID190334
UniProtKB IDP04070
UniProtKB Entry NamePROC_HUMAN
Cellular LocationSecreted
Gene sequence
>lcl|BSEQ0020458|Vitamin K-dependent protein C (PROC)
ATGTGGCAGCTCACAAGCCTCCTGCTGTTCGTGGCCACCTGGGGAATTTCCGGCACACCA
GCTCCTCTTGACTCAGTGTTCTCCAGCAGCGAGCGTGCCCACCAGGTGCTGCGGATCCGC
AAACGTGCCAACTCCTTCCTGGAGGAGCTCCGTCACAGCAGCCTGGAGCGGGAGTGCATA
GAGGAGATCTGTGACTTCGAGGAGGCCAAGGAAATTTTCCAAAATGTGGATGACACACTG
GCCTTCTGGTCCAAGCACGTCGACGGTGACCAGTGCTTGGTCTTGCCCTTGGAGCACCCG
TGCGCCAGCCTGTGCTGCGGGCACGGCACGTGCATCGACGGCATCGGCAGCTTCAGCTGC
GACTGCCGCAGCGGCTGGGAGGGCCGCTTCTGCCAGCGCGAGGTGAGCTTCCTCAATTGC
TCGCTGGACAACGGCGGCTGCACGCATTACTGCCTAGAGGAGGTGGGCTGGCGGCGCTGT
AGCTGTGCGCCTGGCTACAAGCTGGGGGACGACCTCCTGCAGTGTCACCCCGCAGTGAAG
TTCCCTTGTGGGAGGCCCTGGAAGCGGATGGAGAAGAAGCGCAGTCACCTGAAACGAGAC
ACAGAAGACCAAGAAGACCAAGTAGATCCGCGGCTCATTGATGGGAAGATGACCAGGCGG
GGAGACAGCCCCTGGCAGGTGGTCCTGCTGGACTCAAAGAAGAAGCTGGCCTGCGGGGCA
GTGCTCATCCACCCCTCCTGGGTGCTGACAGCGGCCCACTGCATGGATGAGTCCAAGAAG
CTCCTTGTCAGGCTTGGAGAGTATGACCTGCGGCGCTGGGAGAAGTGGGAGCTGGACCTG
GACATCAAGGAGGTCTTCGTCCACCCCAACTACAGCAAGAGCACCACCGACAATGACATC
GCACTGCTGCACCTGGCCCAGCCCGCCACCCTCTCGCAGACCATAGTGCCCATCTGCCTC
CCGGACAGCGGCCTTGCAGAGCGCGAGCTCAATCAGGCCGGCCAGGAGACCCTCGTGACG
GGCTGGGGCTACCACAGCAGCCGAGAGAAGGAGGCCAAGAGAAACCGCACCTTCGTCCTC
AACTTCATCAAGATTCCCGTGGTCCCGCACAATGAGTGCAGCGAGGTCATGAGCAACATG
GTGTCTGAGAACATGCTGTGTGCGGGCATCCTCGGGGACCGGCAGGATGCCTGCGAGGGC
GACAGTGGGGGGCCCATGGTCGCCTCCTTCCACGGCACCTGGTTCCTGGTGGGCCTGGTG
AGCTGGGGTGAGGGCTGTGGGCTCCTTCACAACTACGGCGTTTACACCAAAGTCAGCCGC
TACCTCGACTGGATCCATGGGCACATCAGAGACAAGGAAGCCCCCCAGAAGAGCTGGGCA
CCTTAG
GenBank Gene IDM11228
GeneCard IDNot Available
GenAtlas IDPROC
HGNC IDHGNC:9451
Chromosome Location2
Locus2q13-q14
References
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