Aliases for BECN2 Gene
External Ids for BECN2 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for BECN2 Gene
GeneCards Summary for BECN2 Gene
BECN2 (Beclin 2) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is BECN1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for BECN2 Gene
Involved in 2 distinct lysosomal degradation pathways: acts as a regulator of autophagy and as a regulator of G-protein coupled receptors turnover. Regulates degradation in lysosomes of a variety of G-protein coupled receptors via its interaction with GPRASP1/GASP1.