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Solute carrier family 39 (zinc transporter), member 2
Symbols SLC39A2; MGC119190; ZIP2
External IDs MGI2684326 HomoloGene40957 GeneCards: SLC39A2 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 29986 214922
Ensembl ENSG00000165794 ENSMUSG00000072572
UniProt Q9NP94 n/a
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_014579 XM_972857
RefSeq (protein) NP_055394 XP_977951
Location (UCSC) Chr 14:
20.54 - 20.54 Mb
Chr 14:
50.82 - 50.82 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Zinc transporter ZIP2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the SLC39A2 gene.[1][2][3]

See also


  1. ^ Gaither LA, Eide DJ (Mar 2000). "Functional expression of the human hZIP2 zinc transporter". J Biol Chem 275 (8): 5560-4. PMID 10681536.  
  2. ^ Yamaguchi S (Jun 1995). "[Subtraction cloning of growth arrest inducible genes in normal human epithelial cells]". Kokubyo Gakkai Zasshi 62 (1): 78-93. PMID 7751801.  
  3. ^ "Entrez Gene: SLC39A2 solute carrier family 39 (zinc transporter), member 2".  

Further reading

  • Gong J, Xu J, Bezanilla M, et al. (1999). "Differential stimulation of PKC phosphorylation of potassium channels by ZIP1 and ZIP2.". Science 285 (5433): 1565–9. doi:10.1126/science.285.5433.1565. PMID 10477520.  
  • Croci C, Brändstatter JH, Enz R (2003). "ZIP3, a new splice variant of the PKC-zeta-interacting protein family, binds to GABAC receptors, PKC-zeta, and Kv beta 2.". J. Biol. Chem. 278 (8): 6128–35. doi:10.1074/jbc.M205162200. PMID 12431995.  
  • Strausberg RL, Feingold EA, Grouse LH, et al. (2003). "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.  
  • Dufner-Beattie J, Langmade SJ, Wang F, et al. (2004). "Structure, function, and regulation of a subfamily of mouse zinc transporter genes.". J. Biol. Chem. 278 (50): 50142–50. doi:10.1074/jbc.M304163200. PMID 14525987.  
  • Suzuki Y, Yamashita R, Shirota M, et al. (2004). "Sequence comparison of human and mouse genes reveals a homologous block structure in the promoter regions.". Genome Res. 14 (9): 1711–8. doi:10.1101/gr.2435604. PMID 15342556.  
  • 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.  
  • Kimura K, Wakamatsu A, Suzuki Y, et al. (2006). "Diversification of transcriptional modulation: large-scale identification and characterization of putative alternative promoters of human genes.". Genome Res. 16 (1): 55–65. doi:10.1101/gr.4039406. PMID 16344560.  
  • Desouki MM, Geradts J, Milon B, et al. (2007). "hZip2 and hZip3 zinc transporters are down regulated in human prostate adenocarcinomatous glands.". Mol. Cancer 6: 37. doi:10.1186/1476-4598-6-37. PMID 17550612.  


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