CLCN2

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CLCN2
Identifiers
Aliases CLCN2, CIC-2, CLC2, ECA2, ECA3, EGI11, EGI3, EGMA, EJM6, EJM8, LKPAT, clC-2, chloride voltage-gated channel 2
External IDs MGI: 105061 HomoloGene: 3213 GeneCards: 1181
RNA expression pattern
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Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
Entrez
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UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_001171087
NM_001171088
NM_001171089
NM_004366

NM_009900

RefSeq (protein)

NP_001164558.1
NP_001164559.1
NP_001164560.1
NP_004357.3

NP_034030.2

Location (UCSC) Chr 3: 184.35 – 184.36 Mb Chr 16: 20.7 – 20.72 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]
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Chloride channel protein 2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the CLCN2 gene.[1][2] Mutations of this gene have been found to cause leukoencephalopathy (PMID 23707145) and Idiopathic generalised epilepsy (OMIM: 600699).[3][4] CLCN2 contains a transmembrane region that is involved in chloride ion transport as well two intracellular copies of the CBS domain.


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  1. ^ Cid LP, Montrose-Rafizadeh C, Smith DI, Guggino WB, Cutting GR (Aug 1995). "Cloning of a putative human voltage-gated chloride channel (CIC-2) cDNA widely expressed in human tissues". Hum Mol Genet 4 (3): 407–413. doi:10.1093/hmg/4.3.407. PMID 7795595. 
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: CLCN2 chloride channel 2". 
  3. ^ Haug K, Warnstedt M, Alekov AK, et al. (2003). "Mutations in CLCN2 encoding a voltage-gated chloride channel are associated with idiopathic generalized epilepsies". Nat. Genet. 33 (4): 527–532. doi:10.1038/ng1121. PMID 12612585.  (Retracted)
  4. ^ Combi R, Grioni D, Contri M, et al. (April 2009). "Clinical and genetic familial study of a large cohort of Italian children with idiopathic epilepsy". Brain Res. Bull. 79 (2): 89–96. doi:10.1016/j.brainresbull.2009.01.008. PMID 19200853. 

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