Variant ID: 1-55505679-G-A


This variant was identified in 5 publications


Studies of the autoinhibitory segment comprising residues 31-60 of the prodomain of PCSK9: Possible implications for the mechanism underlying gain-of-function mutations.

Molecular Genetics And Metabolism Reports
L Wierød, J Cameron, TB Strøm, TP Leren
Publication Date: 2016-12

Variant appearance in text: PCSK9: E57K
PMID: 27896130
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PCSK9 variation and association with blood pressure in African Americans: preliminary findings from the HyperGEN and REGARDS studies.

Frontiers In Genetics
NT Tran, S Aslibekyan, HK Tiwari, D Zhi, YJ Sung, SC Hunt, DC Rao, U Broeckel, SE Judd, P Muntner, ST Kent, DK Arnett, MR Irvin
Publication Date: 2015

Variant appearance in text: PCSK9: 169G>A; E57K; rs145886902
PMID: 25904937
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Effects of the prosegment and pH on the activity of PCSK9: evidence for additional processing events.

The Journal Of Biological Chemistry
S Benjannet, YG Saavedra, J Hamelin, MC Asselin, R Essalmani, A Pasquato, P Lemaire, G Duke, B Miao, F Duclos, R Parker, G Mayer, NG Seidah
Publication Date: 2010-12-24

Variant appearance in text: PCSK9: E57K
PMID: 20937814
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Evidence for positive selection in the C-terminal domain of the cholesterol metabolism gene PCSK9 based on phylogenetic analysis in 14 primate species.

Plos One
K Ding, SJ McDonough, IJ Kullo
Publication Date: 2007-10-31

Variant appearance in text: PCSK9: E57K
PMID: 17971861
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A spectrum of PCSK9 alleles contributes to plasma levels of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol.

American Journal Of Human Genetics
IK Kotowski, A Pertsemlidis, A Luke, RS Cooper, GL Vega, JC Cohen, HH Hobbs
Publication Date: 2006-03

Variant appearance in text: PCSK9: 169G>A; E57K
PMID: 16465619
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Alternative transcript annotations:

Transcript cDNA Protein Consequence Exon Intron
ENST00000302118.5 c.169G>A p.Glu57Lys missense_variant 1/12 -
ENST00000452118.2 c.169G>A p.Glu57Lys missense_variant 1/6 -
NM_174936.4 c.169G>A p.Glu57Lys missense_variant 1/12 -
- - TF_binding_site_variant - -