NEUROG2

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Neurogenin 2
Identifiers
Symbols NEUROG2 ; Atoh4; Math4A; NGN2; bHLHa8; ngn-2
External IDs OMIM606624 MGI109619 HomoloGene7633 GeneCards: NEUROG2 Gene
Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 63973 11924
Ensembl ENSG00000178403 ENSMUSG00000027967
UniProt Q9H2A3 P70447
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_024019 NM_009718
RefSeq (protein) NP_076924 NP_033848
Location (UCSC) Chr 4:
113.43 – 113.44 Mb
Chr 3:
127.63 – 127.64 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Neurogenin-2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the NEUROG2 gene.[1]

Neurogenin-2 is a member of the neurogenin subfamily of basic helix-loop-helix (bHLH) transcription factor genes that play an important role in neurogenesis.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Entrez Gene: neurogenin 2". 
  2. ^ Heng JI, Nguyen L, Castro DS, Zimmer C, Wildner H, Armant O, Skowronska-Krawczyk D, Bedogni F, Matter JM, Hevner R, Guillemot F (September 2008). "Neurogenin 2 controls cortical neuron migration through regulation of Rnd2". Nature 455 (7209): 114–8. doi:10.1038/nature07198. PMID 18690213. 

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