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Age-related maculopathy susceptibility 2
Symbols ARMS2 ; ARMD8
External IDs OMIM611313 HomoloGene88167 GeneCards: ARMS2 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 387715 n/a
Ensembl ENSG00000254636 n/a
UniProt P0C7Q2 n/a
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001099667 n/a
RefSeq (protein) NP_001093137 n/a
Location (UCSC) Chr 10:
122.45 – 122.46 Mb
PubMed search [1] n/a

Age-related maculopathy susceptibility protein 2, is a mitochondrial protein that in humans is encoded by the ARMS2 gene.[1][2][3]


  1. ^ Jakobsdottir J, Conley YP, Weeks DE, Mah TS, Ferrell RE, Gorin MB (Aug 2005). "Susceptibility genes for age-related maculopathy on chromosome 10q26". Am J Hum Genet 77 (3): 389–407. doi:10.1086/444437. PMC 1226205. PMID 16080115. 
  2. ^ Rivera A, Fisher SA, Fritsche LG, Keilhauer CN, Lichtner P, Meitinger T, Weber BH (Oct 2005). "Hypothetical LOC387715 is a second major susceptibility gene for age-related macular degeneration, contributing independently of complement factor H to disease risk". Hum Mol Genet 14 (21): 3227–36. doi:10.1093/hmg/ddi353. PMID 16174643. 
  3. ^ "Entrez Gene: ARMS2 age-related maculopathy susceptibility 2". 

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