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Clan: PP2C (CL0238)


PP2C-like superfamily Add an annotation

This clan includes the PP2C family of phosphatases as well as the SpoIIE family. This suggests SpoIIE proteins may also be phosphatases.

This clan contains 3 families and the total number of domains in the clan is 83443. The clan was built by A Bateman.


This clan contains the following 3 member families:


External database links

Domain organisation

Below is a listing of the unique domain organisations or architectures from this clan. More...

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The table below shows the number of occurrences of each domain throughout the sequence database. More...

Pfam family Num. domains Alignment
PP2C (PF00481) 41309 (49.5%) View
SpoIIE (PF07228) 29675 (35.6%) View
PP2C_2 (PF13672) 12459 (14.9%) View
Total: 3 Total: 83443 Clan alignment

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Family relationships

This diagram shows the relationships between members of this clan. More...

Species distribution

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This tree shows the occurrence of the domains in this clan across different species. More...



For those sequences which have a structure in the Protein DataBank, we use the mapping between UniProt, PDB and Pfam coordinate systems from the MSD group, to allow us to map Pfam domains onto UniProt three-dimensional structures. The table below shows the mapping between the Pfam families in this clan, the corresponding UniProt entries, and the region of the three-dimensional structures that are available for that sequence.

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