Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase, H3 lysine-9 specific 3

G9a is involved in mono and dimethylation of H3K9 and H3K27.

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Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase, H3 lysine-9 specific 3 infosheet
UniprotKB AccessionQ96KQ7
Alternative Name(s)-
Writer for PTM/s H3K9me1, H3K9me2, H3K27me1, H1K186me1, H1K25me1
EC number
No. of coding genesHistone-lysine N-methyltransferase, H3 lysine-9 specific 3 is coded by following 1 non-allelic gene/s
Gene nameeuchromatic histone-lysine N-methyltransferase 2
Gene symbolEHMT2
Promoter region (-700 TSS +300)Get sequence
Previous Symbol/sC6orf30, BAT8
AliasesG9A, Em:AF134726.3, NG36/G9a, KMT1C
GeneID10919
HGNC14129
RefSeq mRNANM_006709.3NM_025256.5
RefSeq ProteinNP_006700.3NP_079532.5
TCGA Gene Expression (Firebrowse)EHMT2
mir TargetsEHMT2
PubmedFor more Information

Lysine methyltransferases Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase EZH1, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase EZH2, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase MLL, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase MLL2, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase MLL3, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase MLL4, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase MLL5, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase NSD3, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase PRDM9, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SETD1A, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SETD1B, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SETD2, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SETD7, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SETD8, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SETDB1, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SETDB2, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SETMAR, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SUV39H1, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SUV39H2, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SUV420H1, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SUV420H2, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase, H3 lysine-36 and H4 lysine-20 specific, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase, H3 lysine-79 specific, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase, H3 lysine-9 specific 3, Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase, H3 lysine-9 specific 5, N-lysine methyltransferase SMYD2, PR domain zinc finger protein 2, Probable histone-lysine N-methyltransferase ASH1L, Probable histone-lysine N-methyltransferase NSD2, SET and MYND domain-containing protein 3