Histone H2A.x

H2A.X is H2A variant and is known to get phosphorylated in response to DNA damage. It also plays an important role in recruitment of DNA repair proteins.

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Histone H2A.x (H2a/x) infosheet
UniprotKB AccessionP16104
Alternative Name(s)
No. of coding genesHistone H2A.x is coded by following 1 non-allelic gene/s
Gene nameH2A histone family, member X
Gene symbolH2AFX
Promoter region (-700 TSS +300)Get sequence
Previous Symbol/sH2AX
Aliases
GeneID3014
HGNC4739
RefSeq mRNANM_002105.2
RefSeq ProteinNP_002096.1
TCGA Gene Expression (Firebrowse)H2AFX
mir TargetsH2AFX
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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