Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SUV39H2

SUV39H2 is known for H3K9 trimethylation which is associated with transcriptional repression.

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Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SUV39H2 infosheet
UniprotKB AccessionQ9H5I1
Alternative Name(s)Histone H3-K9 methyltransferase 2 (H3-K9-HMTase 2), Lysine N-methyltransferase 1B, Suppressor of variegation 3-9 homolog 2 (Su(var)3-9 homolog 2)
Writer for PTM/s H3K9me3
EC number 2.1.1.43
No. of coding genesHistone-lysine N-methyltransferase SUV39H2 is coded by following 1 non-allelic gene/s
Gene namesuppressor of variegation 3-9 homolog 2 (Drosophila)
Gene symbolSUV39H2
Promoter region (-700 TSS +300)Get sequence
Previous Symbol/s-
AliasesFLJ23414, KMT1B
GeneID79723
HGNC17287
RefSeq mRNANM_024670.3
RefSeq ProteinNP_078946.1
TCGA Gene Expression (Firebrowse)SUV39H2
mir TargetsSUV39H2
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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