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Aliases for CDYL2 Gene

Aliases for CDYL2 Gene

  • Chromodomain Y Like 2 2 3 5
  • Chromodomain Y-Like Protein 2 2 3
  • CDY-Like 2 3 4
  • Prostate Cancer Candidate Protein 1, PCCP1 3
  • Chromodomain Protein, Y-Like 2 3
  • PCCP1 3

External Ids for CDYL2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CDYL2 Gene

  • GC16M080376
  • GC16M080417
  • GC16M079195
  • GC16M080637
  • GC16M066394

Summaries for CDYL2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for CDYL2 Gene

CDYL2 (Chromodomain Y Like 2) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include methylated histone binding. An important paralog of this gene is CDYL.

Additional gene information for CDYL2 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for CDYL2 Gene

Genomics for CDYL2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for CDYL2 Gene

Enhancers for CDYL2 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Enhancer Score Enhancer Sources Gene-Enhancer Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Gene Targets for Enhancer
GH16H080899 1.2 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 8.8 -95.4 -95412 1.3 FOXA2 MAX RAD21 YY1 E2F1 GATA3 CTBP1 PRDM10 ZNF687 NFIA CDYL2 LINC02170 GC16P080969
GH16H080718 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE 8.4 +85.8 85830 2.3 PKNOX1 NFIB SIN3A RFX5 SCRT2 FOS RCOR1 CREM SMARCA5 USF2 CDYL2 ENSG00000260594 ENSG00000260064
GH16H080676 1 Ensembl ENCODE 9.2 +128.3 128343 1.4 PKNOX1 TBL1XR1 BATF GATA3 POLR2A EED ETV6 RUNX3 IKZF2 NR2F1 CDYL2 ENSG00000260064 ENSG00000260594
GH16H080736 0.6 FANTOM5 11.6 +69.0 68981 0.1 GATAD2A TFAP4 NFIA HNF4A YY1 DYNLRB2 CDYL2 C16orf46 ENSG00000260594 ENSG00000260064
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around CDYL2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for CDYL2 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00000088386 943 1801 CTCF MXI1 KLF1 ZNF777 ZSCAN4 SIN3A ZIC2 RAD21 E2F1 ZFHX2

Genomic Locations for CDYL2 Gene

Genomic Locations for CDYL2 Gene
207,145 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for CDYL2 Gene

Genes around CDYL2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
CDYL2 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for CDYL2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for CDYL2 Gene

Proteins for CDYL2 Gene

  • Protein details for CDYL2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Chromodomain Y-like protein 2
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q7Z5I8

    Protein attributes for CDYL2 Gene

    506 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    56500 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts (via chromo domain) with histone H3K9me3.

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for CDYL2 Gene

neXtProt entry for CDYL2 Gene

Post-translational modifications for CDYL2 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for CDYL2 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for CDYL2 Gene

Domains & Families for CDYL2 Gene

Gene Families for CDYL2 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for CDYL2 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with CDYL2: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CDYL2 Gene

Function for CDYL2 Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for CDYL2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for CDYL2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003824 catalytic activity IEA --
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 17577209
GO:0035064 methylated histone binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with CDYL2: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with CDYL2: view

miRNA for CDYL2 Gene

Clone Products

  • Addgene plasmids for CDYL2

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for CDYL2 Gene

Localization for CDYL2 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CDYL2 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for CDYL2 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5
cytosol 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for CDYL2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with CDYL2: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) for CDYL2 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for CDYL2 Gene

SuperPathways for CDYL2 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for CDYL2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for CDYL2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0008152 metabolic process IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with CDYL2: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for CDYL2 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for CDYL2 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for CDYL2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for CDYL2 Gene

Chromodomain protein, Y-like 2:
Representative Sequences:

Clone Products

  • Addgene plasmids for CDYL2

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for CDYL2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for CDYL2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for CDYL2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for CDYL2 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for CDYL2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Cerebellar Hemisphere (x5.3).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for CDYL2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Placenta (69.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, MaxQB, and MOPED for CDYL2 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for CDYL2 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of CDYL2 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for CDYL2 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for CDYL2 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Ubiquitously expressed.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with CDYL2: view

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for CDYL2 Gene

Orthologs for CDYL2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals and fungi.

Orthologs for CDYL2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia CDYL2 33 34
  • 99.03 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia CDYL2 33 34
  • 90.68 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia CDYL2 33 34
  • 88.32 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Cdyl2 33
  • 87.31 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia CDYL2 34
  • 87 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Cdyl2 33 16 34
  • 85.75 (n)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves CDYL2 33 34
  • 74.22 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia CDYL2 34
  • 86 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia cdyl2 33
  • 71.49 (n)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG3680 34
  • 11 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes DCI1 34
  • 24 (a)
ECI1 34
  • 21 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.2946 34
  • 26 (a)
Species where no ortholog for CDYL2 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • 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)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for CDYL2 Gene

Gene Tree for CDYL2 (if available)
Gene Tree for CDYL2 (if available)

Paralogs for CDYL2 Gene

Paralogs for CDYL2 Gene

(8) SIMAP similar genes for CDYL2 Gene using alignment to 2 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with CDYL2: view

Variants for CDYL2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for CDYL2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 16 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1000000312 -- 80,764,937(+) CGCCT(A/G)TAGTC intron-variant
rs1000002934 -- 80,666,523(+) TGTGG(C/T)TTCGT intron-variant
rs1000007276 -- 80,703,833(+) GCTTG(A/G)ATGAC intron-variant
rs1000038893 -- 80,627,693(+) GAATA(C/T)ACTGT intron-variant
rs1000047289 -- 80,614,186(+) TGGCA(A/G)TGGTG intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for CDYL2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv833301 CNV loss 17160897
nsv573302 CNV loss 21841781
nsv573301 CNV loss 21841781
nsv525885 CNV loss 19592680
nsv523459 CNV loss 19592680
nsv521339 CNV loss 19592680
nsv478307 CNV novel sequence insertion 20440878
nsv457560 CNV loss 19166990
nsv1136218 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1109024 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1058764 CNV loss 25217958
esv3639283 CNV loss 21293372
esv3639281 CNV loss 21293372
esv3639279 CNV gain 21293372
esv3639277 CNV gain 21293372
esv3582380 CNV loss 25503493
esv3582379 CNV loss 25503493
esv3368462 CNV insertion 20981092
esv33408 CNV loss 17666407
esv3309648 CNV mobile element insertion 20981092
esv27892 CNV gain 19812545
esv275156 CNV loss 21479260
esv2675473 CNV deletion 23128226
esv2673789 CNV deletion 23128226
esv26401 CNV loss 19812545
esv2636902 OTHER inversion 19546169
esv2618788 CNV insertion 19546169
dgv542e214 CNV gain 21293372
dgv3044n100 CNV loss 25217958
dgv3043n100 CNV gain 25217958

Variation tolerance for CDYL2 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 9.26% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.35; 26.74% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for CDYL2 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CDYL2 Gene

Disorders for CDYL2 Gene

Relevant External Links for CDYL2

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

No disorders were found for CDYL2 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for CDYL2 Gene

Publications for CDYL2 Gene

  1. The CDY-related gene family: coordinated evolution in copy number, expression profile and protein sequence. (PMID: 12837688) Dorus S … Lahn BT (Human molecular genetics 2003) 2 3 4 60
  2. Fine mapping and association studies of a high-density lipoprotein cholesterol linkage region on chromosome 16 in French-Canadian subjects. (PMID: 19844255) Dastani Z … Genest J (European journal of human genetics : EJHG 2010) 3 45 60
  3. Assessment of a polymorphism of SDK1 with hypertension in Japanese Individuals. (PMID: 19851296) Oguri M … Yamada Y (American journal of hypertension 2010) 3 45 60
  4. Association of genetic variants with hemorrhagic stroke in Japanese individuals. (PMID: 20198315) Yoshida T … Yamada Y (International journal of molecular medicine 2010) 3 45 60
  5. Personalized smoking cessation: interactions between nicotine dose, dependence and quit-success genotype score. (PMID: 20379614) Rose JE … Uhl GR (Molecular medicine (Cambridge, Mass.) 2010) 3 45 60

Products for CDYL2 Gene

  • Addgene plasmids for CDYL2

Sources for CDYL2 Gene

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