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Aliases for BAZ2B Gene

Aliases for BAZ2B Gene

  • Bromodomain Adjacent To Zinc Finger Domain 2B 2 3 5
  • Bromodomain Adjacent To Zinc Finger Domain, 2B 3
  • KIAA1476 4
  • HWALp4 4
  • WALp4 3

External Ids for BAZ2B Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for BAZ2B Gene

  • GC02M158107
  • GC02M158704
  • GC02M160139
  • GC02M160378
  • GC02M160000
  • GC02M159883
  • GC02M152059

Summaries for BAZ2B Gene

GeneCards Summary for BAZ2B Gene

BAZ2B (Bromodomain Adjacent To Zinc Finger Domain 2B) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include binding. An important paralog of this gene is KAT2A.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for BAZ2B Gene

  • May play a role in transcriptional regulation interacting with ISWI.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for BAZ2B Gene

Genomics for BAZ2B Gene

Regulatory Elements for BAZ2B Gene

Enhancers for BAZ2B Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Score Enhancer Sources TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Other Gene Targets for Enhancer

Enhancers around BAZ2B on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for BAZ2B Gene

159,315,312 bp from pter
159,712,439 bp from pter
397,128 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for BAZ2B Gene

Genes around BAZ2B on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
BAZ2B Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for BAZ2B Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for BAZ2B Gene

Proteins for BAZ2B Gene

  • Protein details for BAZ2B Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Bromodomain adjacent to zinc finger domain protein 2B
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • D3DPA8
    • Q96EA1
    • Q96SQ8
    • Q9P252
    • Q9Y4N8

    Protein attributes for BAZ2B Gene

    2168 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    240459 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with acetylated lysine residues on histone H1.4, H2A, H2B, H3 and H4 (in vitro).
    • Sequence=AAH12576.1; Type=Frameshift; Positions=927; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=AAH12576.1; Type=Miscellaneous discrepancy; Note=contaminating sequence. Potential poly-A sequence.; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=BAA96000.2; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=BAB55231.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for BAZ2B Gene

    Alternative splice isoforms for BAZ2B Gene


neXtProt entry for BAZ2B Gene

Proteomics data for BAZ2B Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for BAZ2B Gene

  • Ubiquitination at Lys 1538
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for BAZ2B Gene

Domains & Families for BAZ2B Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for BAZ2B Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 bromo domain.
  • Belongs to the WAL family.
  • Contains 1 PHD-type zinc finger.
  • Contains 1 bromo domain.
  • Contains 1 DDT domain.
  • Contains 1 MBD (methyl-CpG-binding) domain.
  • Belongs to the WAL family.
  • Contains 1 PHD-type zinc finger.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with BAZ2B: view

Function for BAZ2B Gene

Molecular function for BAZ2B Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
May play a role in transcriptional regulation interacting with ISWI.
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with BAZ2B: view

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for BAZ2B Gene

Localization for BAZ2B Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for BAZ2B Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for BAZ2B Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for BAZ2B gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5
cytosol 2

No data available for Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for BAZ2B Gene

Pathways & Interactions for BAZ2B Gene

SuperPathways for BAZ2B Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for BAZ2B Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for BAZ2B Gene

Drugs & Compounds for BAZ2B Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for BAZ2B Gene

Unigene Clusters for BAZ2B Gene

Bromodomain adjacent to zinc finger domain, 2B:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for BAZ2B Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13 ^ 14 ^ 15 ^ 16 ^ 17 ^ 18 ^ 19 ^ 20 ^ 21 ^ 22 ^ 23 ^ 24 ^ 25 ^ 26a ·

ExUns: 26b ^ 27a · 27b ^ 28a · 28b ^ 29a · 29b ^ 30 ^ 31 ^ 32 ^ 33
SP2: -

Relevant External Links for BAZ2B Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for BAZ2B Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for BAZ2B Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for BAZ2B Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Adipocyte (28.0), Frontal cortex (12.6), and Plasma (11.9).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for BAZ2B Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for BAZ2B Gene Hs.470369

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for BAZ2B Gene

Tissue specificity: Expressed at varying levels in several tissues, whereas a smaller transcript was expressed specifically in testis.
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Protein tissue co-expression partners for BAZ2B Gene

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No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues for BAZ2B Gene

Orthologs for BAZ2B Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for BAZ2B Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia BAZ2B 35
  • 93.86 (n)
  • 94.04 (a)
BAZ2B 36
  • 95 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia BAZ2B 35
  • 94.86 (n)
  • 96.08 (a)
BAZ2B 36
  • 96 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Baz2b 35
  • 84.49 (n)
  • 85.38 (a)
Baz2b 16
Baz2b 36
  • 86 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia BAZ2B 35
  • 99.34 (n)
  • 99.45 (a)
BAZ2B 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Baz2b 35
  • 85 (n)
  • 85.75 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia BAZ2B 36
  • 88 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia BAZ2B 36
  • 88 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves BAZ2B 35
  • 78.71 (n)
  • 78.65 (a)
BAZ2B 36
  • 79 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia BAZ2B 36
  • 81 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia baz2b 35
  • 71.49 (n)
  • 70.88 (a)
Str.12647 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii baz2ba 35
  • 59.26 (n)
  • 59.18 (a)
Dr.28164 35
BAZ2B (1 of 3) 36
  • 38 (a)
baz2ba 36
  • 48 (a)
CABZ01028287.1 36
  • 52 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta tou 37
  • 61 (a)
tou 36
  • 18 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea flt-1 36
  • 24 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 37 (a)
Species with no ortholog for BAZ2B:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • African malaria mosquito (Anopheles gambiae)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for BAZ2B Gene

Gene Tree for BAZ2B (if available)
Gene Tree for BAZ2B (if available)

Paralogs for BAZ2B Gene

Paralogs for BAZ2B Gene

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Variants for BAZ2B Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for BAZ2B Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10202670 - 159,453,735(+) TGACC(A/G)TTGGG intron-variant, reference, missense
rs3213790 - 159,438,331(-) TAGTT(C/T)ATTGA reference, missense
rs3732287 - 159,433,068(+) AAAAA(A/G)GGGTG reference, missense
rs2302924 - 159,430,952(-) CCCAG(A/G/T)CTCTG intron-variant, reference, missense
rs415793 - 159,325,791(-) AAGTA(A/G)TTCAC reference, missense, utr-variant-3-prime

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for BAZ2B Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv875335 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv4350n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv2994 CNV Loss 18451855
esv1568454 CNV Deletion 17803354
nsv459918 CNV Loss 19166990
esv2445750 CNV Deletion 19546169
nsv2995 CNV Insertion 18451855
esv2674258 CNV Deletion 23128226
nsv875338 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv875339 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv4351n71 CNV Loss 21882294
esv2530003 CNV Deletion 19546169
nsv507042 CNV Insertion 20534489

Variation tolerance for BAZ2B Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 5.18% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 13.23; 95.25% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Relevant External Links for BAZ2B Gene

Disorders for BAZ2B Gene

Relevant External Links for BAZ2B

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for BAZ2B Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for BAZ2B Gene

Publications for BAZ2B Gene

  1. A novel family of bromodomain genes. (PMID: 10662543) Jones M.H. … Shimane M. (Genomics 2000) 2 3 4 67
  2. A human interactome in three quantitative dimensions organized by stoichiometries and abundances. (PMID: 26496610) Hein M.Y. … Mann M. (Cell 2015) 3
  3. A proteome-scale map of the human interactome network. (PMID: 25416956) Rolland T. … Vidal M. (Cell 2014) 3
  4. The SOX2-interactome in brain cancer cells identifies the requirement of MSI2 and USP9X for the growth of brain tumor cells. (PMID: 23667531) Cox J.L. … Rizzino A. (PLoS ONE 2013) 3
  5. Next-generation sequencing to generate interactome datasets. (PMID: 21516116) Yu H. … Vidal M. (Nat. Methods 2011) 3

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