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Aliases for CBLN2 Gene

Aliases for CBLN2 Gene

  • Cerebellin 2 Precursor 2 3
  • Cerebellin-2 3

External Ids for CBLN2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CBLN2 Gene

  • GC18U990007
  • GC18M068352
  • GC18M068354
  • GC18M070203
  • GC18M066922

Summaries for CBLN2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for CBLN2 Gene

CBLN2 (Cerebellin 2 Precursor) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is C1QL4.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CBLN2 Gene

  • May play role in synaptogenesis induction.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for CBLN2 Gene

Genomics for CBLN2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for CBLN2 Gene

Epigenetics Products

  • DNA Methylation CpG Assay Predesigned for Pyrosequencing in human,mouse,rat

Genomic Location for CBLN2 Gene

72,536,680 bp from pter
72,638,521 bp from pter
101,842 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for CBLN2 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for CBLN2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for CBLN2 Gene

Proteins for CBLN2 Gene

  • Protein details for CBLN2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q53Z56

    Protein attributes for CBLN2 Gene

    224 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    24084 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • May form homooligomers or heterooligomers with CBLN1 and CBLN3 prior to secretion. Once secreted, does not interact with other CBLN family members. Interacts with GRID2, and more weakly with GRID1. Interacts with NRXN1 and NRXN2 long and short isoforms produced by alternative promoter usage. Weakly interacts with NRXN3 short isoform and not at all with NRXN3 long isoform (By similarity).

neXtProt entry for CBLN2 Gene

Proteomics data for CBLN2 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for CBLN2 Gene

  • Glycosylation at Asn53 and Asn110
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for CBLN2 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for CBLN2 Gene

Domains for CBLN2 Gene

Protein Domains for CBLN2 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for CBLN2 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q8IUK8
  • Contains 1 C1q domain.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with CBLN2: view

No data available for Gene Families for CBLN2 Gene

Function for CBLN2 Gene

Molecular function for CBLN2 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: May play role in synaptogenesis induction.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for CBLN2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with CBLN2: view

Phenotypes for CBLN2 Gene

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Animal Models for CBLN2 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for CBLN2:

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for CBLN2 Gene

Localization for CBLN2 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CBLN2 Gene


Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for CBLN2 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for CBLN2 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 2
plasma membrane 2
endosome 1
lysosome 1
mitochondrion 1
vacuole 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for CBLN2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005615 extracellular space IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with CBLN2: view

Pathways for CBLN2 Gene

SuperPathways for CBLN2 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for CBLN2 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 1 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000269503 Q8IUK8-CBLN2_HUMAN for CBLN2 Gene via STRING I2D

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for CBLN2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0051965 positive regulation of synapse assembly IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with CBLN2: view

No data available for Pathways by source for CBLN2 Gene

Transcripts for CBLN2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for CBLN2 Gene

Cerebellin 2 precursor:
Representative Sequences:

Inhibitory RNA Products

  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for CBLN2

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for CBLN2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for CBLN2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for CBLN2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for CBLN2 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for CBLN2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Frontal Cortex (BA9) (14.3), Brain - Cortex (13.0), and Brain - Anterior cingulate cortex (BA24) (11.4).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for CBLN2 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for CBLN2 Gene Hs.569851

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In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for CBLN2 Gene

Orthologs for CBLN2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for CBLN2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia CBLN2 35
  • 100 (n)
  • 100 (a)
CBLN2 36
  • 100 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia CBLN2 35
  • 91.07 (n)
  • 95.98 (a)
CBLN2 36
  • 96 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia CBLN2 35
  • 89.14 (n)
  • 90.99 (a)
CBLN2 36
  • 90 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Cbln2 35
  • 89.58 (n)
  • 94.2 (a)
Cbln2 16
Cbln2 36
  • 94 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia CBLN2 36
  • 99 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia CBLN2 36
  • 99 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Cbln2 35
  • 88.99 (n)
  • 94.64 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves CBLN2 35
  • 88.89 (n)
  • 95.65 (a)
CBLN2 36
  • 100 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia CBLN2 36
  • 91 (a)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia cbln2-prov 35
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia cbln2 35
  • 80.49 (n)
  • 92.05 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii cbln2a 36
  • 77 (a)
cbln2b 36
  • 81 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 36 (a)
Species with no ortholog for CBLN2:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • 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)
  • fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster)
  • 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)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for CBLN2 Gene

Gene Tree for CBLN2 (if available)
Gene Tree for CBLN2 (if available)

Paralogs for CBLN2 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for CBLN2 Gene using alignment to 3 proteins:

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Variants for CBLN2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for CBLN2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 18 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs588689 -- 72,546,308(+) GGCGG(A/G)CGCCT upstream-variant-2KB, intron-variant
rs589339 -- 72,548,999(-) aaata(A/C)gaaag intron-variant
rs593662 -- 72,552,953(-) GGATT(A/G)AATAA upstream-variant-2KB
rs595333 -- 72,552,603(-) GGAGA(A/G)CGTGG utr-variant-5-prime
rs602853 -- 72,549,687(-) TTAGA(A/C)AGGTG intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for CBLN2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv833693 CNV Gain 17160897

Relevant External Links for CBLN2 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CBLN2 Gene

Disorders for CBLN2 Gene

(1) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for CBLN2 Gene

Relevant External Links for CBLN2

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with CBLN2: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CBLN2 Gene

Publications for CBLN2 Gene

  1. Genomic structure and mapping of precerebellin and a precerebellin-related gene. (PMID: 7877445) Kavety B. … Morgan J.I. (Brain Res. Mol. Brain Res. 1994) 2 3
  2. The secreted protein discovery initiative (SPDI), a large-scale effort to identify novel human secreted and transmembrane proteins: a bioinformatics assessment. (PMID: 12975309) Clark H.F. … Gray A.M. (Genome Res. 2003) 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. Genome-wide association analysis of susceptibility and clinical phenotype in multiple sclerosis. (PMID: 19010793) Baranzini S.E. … Oksenberg J.R. (Hum. Mol. Genet. 2009) 3 48

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