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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. MT2A, metallothionein 2A
Sequence ID:NM_005953
Entrez Gene ID:4502
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000125148

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneOMIMEnsembl GeneHPRDVegaDTPSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssembliesRNAi

Gene Expression Data

  • This gene is found in these cDNA libraries from the following tissue types:
    adrenal cortex, bone, bone marrow, brain, cartilage, cerebrum, cervix, colon, embryonic tissue, endocrine, esophagus, eye, fetus, gastrointestinal tract, heart, kidney, liver, lung, lymph node, lymphoreticular, mammary gland, muscle, nervous, ovary, pancreas, pancreatic islet, peripheral nervous system, pineal gland, placenta, pooled tissue, prostate, retina, salivary gland, skin, soft tissue, stem cell, stomach, t-cell, testis, thyroid, uncharacterized tissue, uterus, vascular
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  • Two-dimensional array displays (similar expression pattern in NCI60 microarray data or SAGE data)

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:16q13Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:16: 56642495 - 56643409

NM_005953 exon info from UCSC:

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
4051053Full LengthBC070289metallothionein 2A
4051220Full LengthBC007034metallothionein 2A

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_005944  

Protein Infomation

NM_005953 NP_005944 P02795 Metallothio

Related Sequences

M26637 AAA59584 P02795
S52379 AAB24908 P02795
BC007034 AAH07034 P02795
BC070289 AAH70289 P02795
BT007315 AAP35979 P02795
EU831546 ACE86465  
EU831459 ACE87146  
D28442 BAA05808  
V00594 CAA23841 P02795
X97260 CAA65915 P02795

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