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Aliases for BAZ2B Gene

Aliases for BAZ2B Gene

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

External Ids for BAZ2B Gene

Summaries for BAZ2B Gene

GeneCards Summary for BAZ2B Gene

BAZ2B (Bromodomain Adjacent To Zinc Finger Domain, 2B) is a Protein Coding gene. 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

Genomic Location for BAZ2B Gene

159,318,979 bp from pter
159,616,692 bp from pter
297,714 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for BAZ2B Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for BAZ2B Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for BAZ2B Gene

Regulatory Elements 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

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Ubiquitination at Lys1538

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for BAZ2B Gene

Domains for BAZ2B Gene

Gene Families for BAZ2B Gene

  • PHF :Zinc fingers, PHD-type


  • Contains 1 bromo domain.:
    • Q9UIF8
  • Contains 1 DDT domain.:
    • Q9UIF8
  • Contains 1 MBD (methyl-CpG-binding) domain.:
    • Q9UIF8
  • Belongs to the WAL family.:
    • Q9UIF8
  • Contains 1 PHD-type zinc finger.:
    • Q9UIF8
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Function for BAZ2B Gene

Molecular function for BAZ2B Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: May play a role in transcriptional regulation interacting with ISWI

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for BAZ2B Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003677 DNA binding IEA --
GO:0005488 binding --
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 10662543
GO:0008270 zinc ion binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with BAZ2B: view

Phenotypes for BAZ2B Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for BAZ2B:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with BAZ2B: view

miRNA for BAZ2B Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target BAZ2B

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting 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 3
cytosol 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for BAZ2B Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with BAZ2B: view

Pathways for BAZ2B Gene

SuperPathways for BAZ2B Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for BAZ2B Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006351 transcription, DNA-templated NAS 10662543
GO:0006355 regulation of transcription, DNA-templated NAS 10662543
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with BAZ2B: view

No data available for Pathways by source for BAZ2B Gene

Transcripts for BAZ2B Gene

Unigene Clusters for BAZ2B Gene

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

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

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression 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
genes like me logo Genes that share expressions with BAZ2B: view

Orthologs for BAZ2B Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for BAZ2B Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia BAZ2B 36
  • 99.34 (n)
  • 99.45 (a)
BAZ2B 37
  • 100 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia BAZ2B 36
  • 93.86 (n)
  • 94.04 (a)
BAZ2B 37
  • 95 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia BAZ2B 36
  • 94.86 (n)
  • 96.08 (a)
BAZ2B 37
  • 96 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Baz2b 36
  • 84.49 (n)
  • 85.38 (a)
Baz2b 16
Baz2b 37
  • 86 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia BAZ2B 37
  • 88 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia BAZ2B 37
  • 88 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Baz2b 36
  • 85 (n)
  • 85.75 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves BAZ2B 36
  • 78.71 (n)
  • 78.65 (a)
BAZ2B 37
  • 79 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia BAZ2B 37
  • 81 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia baz2b 36
  • 71.49 (n)
  • 70.88 (a)
Str.12647 36
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii BAZ2B (1 of 3) 37
  • 38 (a)
baz2ba 36
  • 59.26 (n)
  • 59.18 (a)
baz2ba 37
  • 48 (a)
CABZ01028287.1 37
  • 52 (a)
Dr.28164 36
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta tou 37
  • 18 (a)
tou 38
  • 61 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea flt-1 37
  • 24 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 37
  • 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

Selected SIMAP similar genes for BAZ2B Gene using alignment to 9 proteins:

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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 MAF
rs740 -- 159,434,566(-) AAGAT(A/G)TTAAG intron-variant
rs741 -- 159,434,554(-) TATCT(C/T)CTTAG intron-variant
rs174221 -- 159,325,092(+) atata(G/T)tatat intron-variant
rs174222 -- 159,323,736(+) GAGGC(A/G)GAGAT intron-variant
rs174223 -- 159,323,315(+) TTATA(A/T)ATATT intron-variant

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

Relevant External Links for BAZ2B Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

Disorders for BAZ2B Gene

Relevant External Links for BAZ2B

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with BAZ2B: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot 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
  2. Prediction of the coding sequences of unidentified human genes. XVII. The complete sequences of 100 new cDNA clones from brain which code for large proteins in vitro. (PMID: 10819331) Nagase T. … Ohara O. (DNA Res. 2000) 3 4
  3. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4
  4. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 3 4
  5. Global, in vivo, and site-specific phosphorylation dynamics in signaling networks. (PMID: 17081983) Olsen J.V. … Mann M. (Cell 2006) 3 4

Products for BAZ2B Gene

  • Addgene plasmids for BAZ2B

Sources for BAZ2B Gene

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