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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. TWIST2, twist homolog 2 (Drosophila)
Sequence ID:NM_057179
RefSeqGene ID:NG_032754
Entrez Gene ID:117581
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000233608

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneOMIMEnsembl GeneHPRDVegaSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssemblies

Gene Expression Data

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:2q37.3Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:2: 239756725 - 239832237

NM_057179 exon info from UCSC:

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
4275773Full LengthBC017907twist homolog 2 (Drosophila)
4549629Full LengthBC033168twist homolog 2 (Drosophila)
6021554Full LengthBC103755twist homolog 2 (Drosophila)

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_476527  

Protein Infomation

NM_057179 NP_476527 Q8WVJ9 HLH

Related Sequences

BC017907 AAH17907 Q8WVJ9
BC033168 AAH33168 Q8WVJ9
BC103755 AAI03756 Q8WVJ9
DQ892806 ABM83732  
DQ896053 ABM87052  

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 TWIST2 NP_476527 M.musculus Twist2 13345 Gene Info NP_031881 100
R.norvegicus Twist2 59327   NP_067723 100
A.gambiae AgaP_AGAP011985 3291472   XP_552242 52

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