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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. CTNNA2, catenin (cadherin-associated protein), alpha 2
Sequence ID:NM_001164883
Entrez Gene ID:1496
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000066032

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneOMIMEnsembl GeneHPRDVegaSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssembliesCancer AberrationsRNAi

Gene Expression Data

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:2p12-p11.1Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:2: 79412356 - 80875904

 Exon Info From UCSC:

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
4815068Full LengthBC040458catenin (cadherin-associated protein), alpha 2
6187158Full LengthBC052996catenin (cadherin-associated protein), alpha 2

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_004380  

Protein Infomation

NM_001164883 NP_001158355    
NM_004389 NP_004380   Vinculin

Related Sequences

M94151 AAA58407 P26232
BC040458 AAH40458 Q49AD3
BC052996 AAH52996 P26232
HQ589336 AEF32484 F6KRI5
AK127226 BAG54457 P26232
AK294362 BAH11745 B7Z259
AK295181 BAH12003 P26232
AK295493 BAH12088 P26232
AK303035 BAH13884 P26232
BX537769 CAD97832 P26232

Homologs (from HomoloGene)
Note: Both orthologs and paralogs are included.
Organism Symbol Protein Homolog Similarity
(% aa unchanged)
Organism Symbol Entrez
Gene Info Protein
H.sapiens CTNNA2 NP_004380 M.musculus Ctnna2 12386 Gene Info NP_001103234 100
R.norvegicus Ctnna2 297357   NP_001100068 100
A.gambiae AgaP_AGAP003424 1272798   XP_311710 65
D.melanogaster alpha-Cat 40517   NP_524219 65
C.elegans hmp-1 179624   NP_001122991 42

Gene Ontology
Gene classification by the European Bioinformatics Institute, as recorded in GOA (GO Annotation@EBI)

BioCarta Pathways
Pathway information courtesy of BioCarta