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Symbol GYG2 contributors: npt/ - updated : 23-09-2004
HGNC name glycogenin 2
HGNC id 4700
Location Xp22.3      Physical location : 2.746.862 - 2.800.861
Synonym name
  • glycogenin liver form
  • glycogenin self glycosylating protein 2
  • Synonym symbol(s) GN2, GN-2
    EC.number 2.4.1.186
    DNA
    TYPE functioning gene
    STRUCTURE 54.00 kb     12 Exon(s)
    10 Kb 5' upstream gene genomic sequence study
    MAPPING cloned Y linked   status confirmed
    Map pter - DXS7100 - ARSD - GYG2 - DXS1060 - DXS1043 - cen
    Authors Zhai (00)
    RNA
    TRANSCRIPTS type messenger
    text at lesat six isoforms
    identificationnb exonstypebpproduct
    ProteinkDaAAspecific expressionYearPubmed
    - - 55200 66 501 - Mu
    - splicing 49600 - 450 - Mu
    9 N terminal residues identical to alpha followed 36aa deleted
    - splicing 49100 - 441 - Mu
    lacking 40 N terminal residues
    EXPRESSION
    Type
       expressed in (based on citations)
    organ(s)
    SystemOrgan level 1Organ level 2Organ level 3Organ level 4LevelPubmedSpeciesStageRna symbol
    Cardiovascularheart    
    Digestiveliver    
    Endocrinepancreas    
    tissue
    SystemTissueTissue level 1Tissue level 2LevelPubmedSpeciesStageRna symbol
    Epithelialsecretoryglandularendocrine 
    cell lineage
    cell lines Ewing sarcoma cells
    fluid/secretion
    at STAGE
    PROTEIN
    PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
    STRUCTURE
    motifs/domains
    HOMOLOGY
    intraspecies paralog to GYG1
    Homologene
    FAMILY
  • glycogenin family
  • CATEGORY enzyme
    SUBCELLULAR LOCALIZATION     intracellular
    intracellular,cytoplasm,cytosolic
    basic FUNCTION
  • glycogenin glycosyltransferase
  • involved in initiation phase of glycogen biosynthesis
  • CELLULAR PROCESS
    PHYSIOLOGICAL PROCESS
    PATHWAY
    metabolism carbohydrate
    signaling
    a component
    INTERACTION
    DNA
    RNA
    small molecule metal binding,
  • Mn2+
  • protein GYG
    cell & other
    REGULATION
    ASSOCIATED DISORDERS
    ANIMAL & CELL MODELS