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Aliases for CREG2 Gene

Aliases for CREG2 Gene

  • Cellular Repressor Of E1A Stimulated Genes 2 2 3 5

External Ids for CREG2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CREG2 Gene

  • GC02M100417
  • GC02M101569
  • GC02M101586
  • GC02M101423
  • GC02M101964
  • GC02M095728

Summaries for CREG2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for CREG2 Gene

CREG2 (Cellular Repressor Of E1A Stimulated Genes 2) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include oxidoreductase activity and FMN binding. An important paralog of this gene is CREG1.

Additional gene information for CREG2 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 CREG2 Gene

Genomics for CREG2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for CREG2 Gene

Enhancers for CREG2 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
GH02H101327 1.6 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 5.4 +58.5 58515 4 PKNOX1 ATF1 MLX ARID4B DMAP1 ZNF207 FOS ZHX2 MXD4 PPARG RNF149 CREG2 SNORD89 MAP4K4 MIR5696 ENSG00000226058
GH02H101355 1 FANTOM5 ENCODE 7.3 +31.6 31609 2 TBP SREBF2 JUN CEBPB DPF2 EP300 ZNF217 GATA3 JUND MAFF SNORD89 CREG2 ENSG00000226058 MIR5696
GH02H101359 1 Ensembl ENCODE 7.2 +26.9 26917 3 SMARCC1 JUN HLF USF2 CEBPB EP300 ZIC2 RFX5 SREBF1 JUND SNORD89 CREG2 ENSG00000226058 MIR5696
GH02H101400 0.7 Ensembl ENCODE 8.7 -12.9 -12929 1 OSR2 FOS NFE2 RNF149 SNORD89 CREG2 GC02M101425
GH02H101342 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE 5.5 +45.7 45677 0 ELF3 CTCF SAP130 ARID4B ZNF2 RAD21 RFX5 ZNF316 CTBP1 SMC3 CREG2 MIR5696 ENSG00000226058
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around CREG2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for CREG2 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00000120809 688 601 CTCF MXI1 SUZ12 MAX SIN3A RAD21 ZBTB7B E2F1 ZFHX2 GLIS2

Genomic Location for CREG2 Gene

101,345,551 bp from pter
101,387,988 bp from pter
42,438 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for CREG2 Gene

Genes around CREG2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
CREG2 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for CREG2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for CREG2 Gene

Proteins for CREG2 Gene

  • Protein details for CREG2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein CREG2
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q86X03
    • Q8N540
    • Q8N9E3

    Protein attributes for CREG2 Gene

    290 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    32109 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=BAC04464.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for CREG2 Gene

Post-translational modifications for CREG2 Gene

  • It is not sure whether N-glycosylation is on Asn-165 and/or Asn-166.
  • Glycosylation at posLast=165165 and posLast=166166
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for CREG2 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for CREG2 Gene

Domains & Families for CREG2 Gene

Gene Families for CREG2 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted secreted proteins

Protein Domains for CREG2 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for CREG2 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the CREG family.
  • Belongs to the CREG family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with CREG2: view

Function for CREG2 Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for CREG2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for CREG2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0048037 cofactor binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with CREG2: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with CREG2: view

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Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

  • Applied Biological Materials Clones for CREG2
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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for CREG2 Gene

Localization for CREG2 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CREG2 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 CREG2 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 4
endoplasmic reticulum 3
mitochondrion 2
nucleus 2
golgi apparatus 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for CREG2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005576 extracellular region IEA --
GO:0005783 endoplasmic reticulum IEA --
GO:0005794 Golgi apparatus IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with CREG2: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) for CREG2 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for CREG2 Gene

SuperPathways for CREG2 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for CREG2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for CREG2 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for CREG2 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for CREG2 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for CREG2 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for CREG2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for CREG2 Gene

Cellular repressor of E1A-stimulated genes 2:
Representative Sequences:

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

  • Applied Biological Materials Clones for CREG2
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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for CREG2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for CREG2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for CREG2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for CREG2 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for CREG2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Frontal Cortex (BA9) (x12.4), Brain - Anterior cingulate cortex (BA24) (x11.5), Brain - Cortex (x9.6), Brain - Hippocampus (x5.8), and Brain - Amygdala (x4.2).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for CREG2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Frontal cortex (69.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for CREG2 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for CREG2 Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of CREG2 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for CREG2 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for CREG2 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Brain specific mainly in the limbic system and faintly in the spinal cord but not in cerebellum.

Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for CREG2 Gene

  • Nervous system(4.5)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with CREG2: view

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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for CREG2 Gene

Orthologs for CREG2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for CREG2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia CREG2 33 34
  • 98.85 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia CREG2 33 34
  • 88.39 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia CREG2 33 34
  • 86.38 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Creg2 33 16 34
  • 83.03 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Creg2 33
  • 79.39 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia CREG2 34
  • 63 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves CREG2 33 34
  • 72.16 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia CREG2 34
  • 59 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia creg2 33
  • 60.78 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii creg2 33 34
  • 58.27 (n)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CREG 34
  • 21 (a)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons AT2G04690 33
  • 51.38 (n)
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os06g0238300 33
  • 50.5 (n)
Species where no ortholog for CREG2 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)
  • 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)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona intestinalis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona savignyi)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for CREG2 Gene

Gene Tree for CREG2 (if available)
Gene Tree for CREG2 (if available)

Paralogs for CREG2 Gene

Paralogs for CREG2 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for CREG2 Gene using alignment to 3 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with CREG2: view

Variants for CREG2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for CREG2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1000097793 -- 101,380,443(+) GAAAC(A/G)GCCGC intron-variant
rs1000189762 -- 101,388,921(+) TTGAA(C/T)AAGCT upstream-variant-2KB
rs1000233492 -- 101,366,903(+) TACTA(G/T)GTATT intron-variant
rs1000283281 -- 101,388,614(+) GAACC(A/T)AATAG upstream-variant-2KB
rs1000337587 -- 101,360,482(+) GTAAT(C/T)CCAGC intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for CREG2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv1978n106 CNV deletion 24896259
esv1298629 CNV deletion 17803354
esv2147665 CNV deletion 18987734
esv2423576 CNV deletion 19546169
esv2720447 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2843014 CNV deletion 24192839
esv34123 CNV loss 18971310
esv3559855 CNV deletion 23714750
esv3591766 CNV loss 21293372
esv3892993 CNV gain 25118596
esv4768 CNV loss 18987735
esv8755 CNV loss 19470904
nsv1072427 CNV deletion 25765185
nsv1150183 CNV deletion 26484159
nsv511800 CNV loss 21212237
nsv954719 CNV deletion 24416366
nsv961464 CNV duplication 23825009

Variation tolerance for CREG2 Gene

Gene Damage Index Score: 4.75; 66.52% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for CREG2 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CREG2 Gene

Disorders for CREG2 Gene

Relevant External Links for CREG2

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for CREG2 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for CREG2 Gene

Publications for CREG2 Gene

  1. Identification and characterization of novel members of the CREG family, putative secreted glycoproteins expressed specifically in brain. (PMID: 12408961) Kunita R … Ikeda JE (Genomics 2002) 2 3 4 22 60
  2. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T … Sugano S (Nature genetics 2004) 3 4 60
  3. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard DS … MGC Project Team (Genome research 2004) 3 4 60
  4. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg RL … Mammalian Gene Collection Program Team (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2002) 3 60

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