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Transgelin 2
Protein TAGLN2 PDB 1wym.png
PDB rendering based on 1wym.
Available structures
PDB Ortholog search: PDBe, RCSB
Symbols TAGLN2 ; HA1756
External IDs OMIM604634 MGI1312985 HomoloGene20789 GeneCards: TAGLN2 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 8407 21346
Ensembl ENSG00000158710 ENSMUSG00000026547
UniProt P37802 Q9WVA4
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001277223 NM_178598
RefSeq (protein) NP_001264152 NP_848713
Location (UCSC) Chr 1:
159.89 – 159.9 Mb
Chr 1:
172.5 – 172.51 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Transgelin-2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the TAGLN2 gene.[1][2]

The protein encoded by this gene is a homolog of the protein transgelin, which is one of the earliest markers of differentiated smooth muscle. The function of this protein has not yet been determined.[2]


  1. ^ Stanier P, Abu-Hayyeh S, Murdoch JN, Eddleston J, Copp AJ; Abu-Hayyeh; Murdoch; Eddleston; Copp (Sep 1998). "Paralogous sm22alpha (Tagln) genes map to mouse chromosomes 1 and 9: further evidence for a paralogous relationship". Genomics 51 (1): 144–7. doi:10.1006/geno.1998.5381. PMID 9693045. 
  2. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: TAGLN2 transgelin 2". 

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