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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. AP2A2, adaptor-related protein complex 2, alpha 2 subunit
Sequence ID:NM_001242837
Entrez Gene ID:161
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000183020

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Gene Expression Data

  • This gene is found in these cDNA libraries from the following tissue types:
    b-cell, bone, brain, cartilage, cerebellum, cerebrum, cervix, colon, embryonic tissue, endocrine, eye, fetus, gastrointestinal tract, heart, kidney, liver, lung, lymph node, lymphoreticular, mammary gland, muscle, nervous, ovary, pancreas, pancreatic islet, parathyroid, peripheral nervous system, placenta, pooled tissue, prostate, retina, salivary gland, skin, soft tissue, spleen, stem cell, stomach, synovium, t-cell, testis, thymus, thyroid, uncharacterized tissue, uterus, vascular
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Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:11p15.5Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:11: 926021 - 1012239

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
3627239Full LengthBC006155adaptor-related protein complex 2, alpha 2 subunit

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_036437  

Protein Infomation

NM_001242837 NP_001229766    
NM_012305 NP_036437 O94973 Adaptin_N

Related Sequences

AF049527 AAC27505 O94973
BC006155 AAH06155 O94973
DQ893441 ABM84367  
DQ896779 ABM87778  
AB020706 BAA74922 O94973
AK027891 BAB55435 O94973
AK075497 BAC11653 Q8N2F8
AB209422 BAD92659 Q59FN8
AK223558 BAD97278 O94973
AK001986 BAG50999 B3KMI7
AK293763 BAH11590 B7Z1Q4
AK299364 BAH13015 B7Z5S9
AL117614 CAB56015 Q9UFK5

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 AP2A2 NP_001229766 M.musculus Ap2a2 11772 Gene Info NP_031485 98
R.norvegicus Ap2a2 81637   NP_112270 97
A.gambiae AP2A_ANOGA 1271372   XP_310153 73
D.melanogaster alpha-Adaptin 33211   NP_476819 71
C.elegans apa-2 181163   NP_509572 67
N.crassa NCU03440 3872877   XP_956726 47
A.thaliana alpha-ADR 832340   NP_197669 42
A.thaliana AT5G22780 832341   NP_197670 42
S.pombe apl3 2541162   NP_595595 39

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