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Aliases for CILP2 Gene

Aliases for CILP2 Gene

  • Cartilage Intermediate Layer Protein 2 2 3
  • CILP-2 3 4
  • Cartilage Intermediate Layer Protein-Like Protein 2 3
  • CLIP-2 3

External Ids for CILP2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CILP2 Gene

  • GC19P019473
  • GC19P019511
  • GC19P019649
  • GC19P019211

Summaries for CILP2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for CILP2 Gene

CILP2 (Cartilage Intermediate Layer Protein 2) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include alkaline phosphatase activity and nucleotide diphosphatase activity. An important paralog of this gene is CILP.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CILP2 Gene

  • May play a role in cartilage scaffolding.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for CILP2 Gene

Genomics for CILP2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for CILP2 Gene

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Genomic Location for CILP2 Gene

19,538,248 bp from pter
19,546,659 bp from pter
8,412 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for CILP2 Gene

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Genomic Location for CILP2 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for CILP2 Gene

Proteins for CILP2 Gene

  • Protein details for CILP2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Cartilage intermediate layer protein 2
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q6NV88
    • Q8N4A6
    • Q8WV21

    Protein attributes for CILP2 Gene

    1156 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    126291 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for CILP2 Gene

Proteomics data for CILP2 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for CILP2 Gene

  • May be cleaved into 2 chains possibly by a furin-like protease upon or preceding secretion.
  • Glycosylation at Thr236, Asn276, Asn308, and Asn329
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for CILP2 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

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No data available for DME Specific Peptides for CILP2 Gene

Domains for CILP2 Gene

Gene Families for CILP2 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for CILP2 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 Ig-like C2-type (immunoglobulin-like) domain.
  • Contains 1 Ig-like C2-type (immunoglobulin-like) domain.
  • Contains 1 TSP type-1 domain.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with CILP2: view

Function for CILP2 Gene

Molecular function for CILP2 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
May play a role in cartilage scaffolding.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for CILP2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0004035 NOT alkaline phosphatase activity IDA 12746903
GO:0004551 NOT nucleotide diphosphatase activity IDA 12746903
GO:0005515 protein binding --
GO:0030246 carbohydrate binding --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with CILP2: view

Phenotypes for CILP2 Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for CILP2:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with CILP2: view

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for CILP2 Gene

Localization for CILP2 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CILP2 Gene

Secreted, extracellular space, extracellular matrix.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for CILP2 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for CILP2 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 3
plasma membrane 2
cytosol 1
endoplasmic reticulum 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for CILP2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005578 proteinaceous extracellular matrix IEA --
GO:0070062 extracellular exosome IDA 23376485
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with CILP2: view

Pathways for CILP2 Gene

SuperPathways for CILP2 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for CILP2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for CILP2 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source for CILP2 Gene

Transcripts for CILP2 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for CILP2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for CILP2 Gene

Cartilage intermediate layer protein 2:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for CILP2 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2 ^ 3a · 3b ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6a · 6b ^ 7 ^ 8 ^ 9a · 9b · 9c ^ 10a · 10b
SP1: - -
SP2: - - -
SP4: -

Relevant External Links for CILP2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for CILP2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for CILP2 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for CILP2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (14.3).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for CILP2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Urine (43.5), Serum (15.2), and Heart (6.9).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for CILP2 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for CILP2 Gene Hs.279574

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for CILP2 Gene

Tissue specificity: Expressed in articular chondrocytes but not in knee meniscal cartilage cells.
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Expression partners for CILP2 Gene

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Orthologs for CILP2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for CILP2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia CILP2 35
  • 85.93 (n)
  • 87.8 (a)
CILP2 36
  • 88 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia CILP2 35
  • 87.2 (n)
  • 88.67 (a)
CILP2 36
  • 88 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Cilp2 35
  • 77.64 (n)
  • 80.09 (a)
Cilp2 16
Cilp2 36
  • 78 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia CILP2 35
  • 99.39 (n)
  • 99.65 (a)
CILP2 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Cilp2 35
  • 78.36 (n)
  • 80.92 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia CILP2 36
  • 64 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia CILP2 36
  • 68 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves CILP2 35
  • 69.99 (n)
  • 65.41 (a)
CILP2 36
  • 68 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia CILP2 36
  • 62 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia cilp2 35
  • 56.8 (n)
  • 56.85 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii cilp2 35
  • 57.06 (n)
  • 57 (a)
cilp2 36
  • 49 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 22 (a)
Species with no ortholog for CILP2:
  • 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)
  • 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 CILP2 Gene

Gene Tree for CILP2 (if available)
Gene Tree for CILP2 (if available)

Paralogs for CILP2 Gene

Paralogs for CILP2 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for CILP2 Gene using alignment to 2 proteins:

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Variants for CILP2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for CILP2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 19 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1036215 -- 19,546,389(-) AGGCA(A/G)AGGGG utr-variant-3-prime
rs2304097 -- 19,546,334(-) TCAGG(A/G)TCAAA utr-variant-3-prime
rs4427935 -- 19,545,596(+) GGCAG(C/G)TGCCG reference, missense
rs4808208 -- 19,539,287(+) GGCCA(A/G)GCACG intron-variant
rs4808970 -- 19,540,331(+) CTGGA(A/G)GCGCG reference, synonymous-codon

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for CILP2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv911305 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv509723 CNV Insertion 20534489
dgv3789n71 CNV Loss 21882294

Relevant External Links for CILP2 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CILP2 Gene

Disorders for CILP2 Gene

Relevant External Links for CILP2

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator

No disorders were found for CILP2 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships and Genatlas for CILP2 Gene

Publications for CILP2 Gene

  1. One of two chondrocyte-expressed isoforms of cartilage intermediate- layer protein functions as an insulin-like growth factor 1 antagonist. (PMID: 12746903) Johnson K. … Terkeltaub R. (Arthritis Rheum. 2003) 3 4 23
  2. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg R.L. … Marra M.A. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2002) 2 3
  3. 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
  4. Newly identified loci that influence lipid concentrations and risk of coronary artery disease. (PMID: 18193043) Willer C.J. … Abecasis G.R. (Nat. Genet. 2008) 3 48
  5. Six new loci associated with blood low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol or triglycerides in humans. (PMID: 18193044) Kathiresan S. … Orho-Melander M. (Nat. Genet. 2008) 3 48

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