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Kinesin heavy chain member 2A
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PDB rendering based on 2gry.
Available structures
PDB Ortholog search: PDBe, RCSB
Symbols KIF2A ; CDCBM3; HK2; KIF2
External IDs OMIM602591 MGI108390 HomoloGene3320 GeneCards: KIF2A Gene
RNA expression pattern
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Species Human Mouse
Entrez 3796 16563
Ensembl ENSG00000068796 ENSMUSG00000021693
UniProt O00139 P28740
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001098511 NM_001145779
RefSeq (protein) NP_001091981 NP_001139251
Location (UCSC) Chr 5:
62.31 – 62.54 Mb
Chr 13:
106.96 – 107.02 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Kinesin-like protein KIF2A is a protein that in humans is encoded by the KIF2A gene.[1][2]

Kinesins, such as KIF2, are microtubule-associated motor proteins. For background information on kinesins, see MIM 148760.[supplied by OMIM][2]


  1. ^ Debernardi S, Fontanella E, De Gregorio L, Pierotti MA, Delia D (Jul 1997). "Identification of a novel human kinesin-related gene (HK2) by the cDNA differential display technique". Genomics 42 (1): 67–73. doi:10.1006/geno.1997.4720. PMID 9177777. 
  2. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: KIF2A kinesin heavy chain member 2A". 

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