Core histone macro-H2A.2

The second variant of macroH2A known as macroH2A2 decreases in malignant cells and known to be involved in the process of X chromosome inactivation.

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Core histone macro-H2A.2 (Histone macroH2A2, macroH2A2, mH2A2) infosheet
UniprotKB AccessionQ9P0M6
Alternative Name(s)
No. of coding genesCore histone macro-H2A.2 is coded by following 1 non-allelic gene/s
Gene nameH2A histone family, member Y2
Gene symbolH2AFY2
Promoter region (-700 TSS +300)Get sequence
Previous Symbol/s
AliasesmacroH2A2
GeneID55506
HGNC14453
RefSeq mRNANM_018649.2
RefSeq ProteinNP_061119.1
TCGA Gene Expression (Firebrowse)H2AFY2
mir TargetsH2AFY2
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Histone H2A variants Core histone macro-H2A.1, Core histone macro-H2A.2, Histone H2A-Bbd type 1, Histone H2A-Bbd type 2/3, Histone H2A.J, Histone H2A.P, Histone H2A.V, Histone H2A.x, Histone H2A.Z