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Peripheral myelin protein 2
Protein PMP2 PDB 1pmp.png
PDB rendering based on 1pmp.
Available structures
PDB Ortholog search: PDBe, RCSB
Symbols PMP2 ; FABP8; M-FABP; MP2; P2
External IDs OMIM170715 MGI102667 HomoloGene20589 GeneCards: PMP2 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 5375 18857
Ensembl ENSG00000147588 ENSMUSG00000052468
UniProt P02689 P24526
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_002677 NM_001030305
RefSeq (protein) NP_002668 NP_001025476
Location (UCSC) Chr 8:
82.35 – 82.36 Mb
Chr 3:
10.18 – 10.18 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Myelin P2 protein is a protein that in humans is encoded by the PMP2 gene.[1][2][3]


  1. ^ Hayasaka K, Nanao K, Tahara M, Sato W, Takada G, Miura M, Uyemura K (Jan 1992). "Isolation and sequence determination of cDNA encoding P2 protein of human peripheral myelin". Biochem Biophys Res Commun 181 (1): 204–7. doi:10.1016/S0006-291X(05)81402-0. PMID 1720307. 
  2. ^ Hayasaka K, Himoro M, Takada G, Takahashi E, Minoshima S, Shimizu N (Feb 1994). "Structure and localization of the gene encoding human peripheral myelin protein 2 (PMP2)". Genomics 18 (2): 244–8. doi:10.1006/geno.1993.1462. PMID 8288226. 
  3. ^ "Entrez Gene: PMP2 peripheral myelin protein 2". 

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