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potassium channel, subfamily V, member 2
Symbol KCNS2
External IDs OMIM602906 MGI1197011 HomoloGene22465 IUPHAR: Kv9.2 GeneCards: KCNS2 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 3788 16539
Ensembl ENSG00000156486 ENSMUSG00000050963
UniProt Q9ULS6 O35174
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_020697 NM_181317
RefSeq (protein) NP_065748 NP_851834
Location (UCSC) Chr 8:
99.51 - 99.51 Mb
Chr 15:
34.77 - 34.77 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily S member 2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the KCNS2 gene.[1][2] The protein encoded by this gene is a voltage-gated potassium channel subunit.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b Salinas M, Duprat F, Heurteaux C, Hugnot JP, Lazdunski M (Oct 1997). "New modulatory alpha subunits for mammalian Shab K+ channels". J Biol Chem 272 (39): 24371-9. PMID 9305895.  
  2. ^ a b Gutman GA, Chandy KG, Grissmer S, Lazdunski M, McKinnon D, Pardo LA, Robertson GA, Rudy B, Sanguinetti MC, Stuhmer W, Wang X (Dec 2005). "International Union of Pharmacology. LIII. Nomenclature and molecular relationships of voltage-gated potassium channels". Pharmacol Rev 57 (4): 473-508. doi:10.1124/pr.57.4.10. PMID 16382104.  

Further reading

  • Banfi S, Borsani G, Rossi E, et al. (1996). "Identification and mapping of human cDNAs homologous to Drosophila mutant genes through EST database searching.". Nat. Genet. 13 (2): 167-74. doi:10.1038/ng0696-167. PMID 8640222.  
  • Strausberg RL, Feingold EA, Grouse LH, et al. (2002). "Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences.". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 99 (26): 16899-903. doi:10.1073/pnas.242603899. PMID 12477932.  
  • Hirosawa M, Nagase T, Ishikawa K, et al. (1999). "Characterization of cDNA clones selected by the GeneMark analysis from size-fractionated cDNA libraries from human brain.". DNA Res. 6 (5): 329-36. PMID 10574461.  
  • Gerhard DS, Wagner L, Feingold EA, et al. (2004). "The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC).". Genome Res. 14 (10B): 2121-7. doi:10.1101/gr.2596504. PMID 15489334.  

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