Repeat

Huntingtin, middle-repeat (IPR024613)

Short name: Huntingtin_middle-repeat

Description

This repeated domain is less than 40 amino acids in length and is associated with the huntingtin protein. The protein is of unknown function, however it is known that an expansion of a polyglutamine (CAG) repeat in the gene coding for it results in the development of Huntington's disease.

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
Pfam