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Aliases for IFITM2 Gene

Aliases for IFITM2 Gene

  • Interferon Induced Transmembrane Protein 2 2 3 5
  • Interferon-Inducible Protein 1-8D 3 4
  • Dispanin Subfamily A Member 2c 3 4
  • DSPA2c 3 4
  • Interferon Induced Transmembrane Protein 2 (1-8D) 2
  • Interferon-Induced Transmembrane Protein 2 3
  • 1-8D 3

External Ids for IFITM2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for IFITM2 Gene

  • GC11P000530
  • GC11P000351
  • GC11M000889
  • GC11P000298
  • GC11P000299
  • GC11P000127

Summaries for IFITM2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for IFITM2 Gene

IFITM2 (Interferon Induced Transmembrane Protein 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with IFITM2 include West Nile Virus and Influenza. Among its related pathways are Interferon gamma signaling and Innate Immune System. An important paralog of this gene is IFITM3.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for IFITM2 Gene

  • IFN-induced antiviral protein which inhibits the entry of viruses to the host cell cytoplasm, permitting endocytosis, but preventing subsequent viral fusion and release of viral contents into the cytosol. Active against multiple viruses, including influenza A virus, SARS coronavirus (SARS-CoV), Marburg virus (MARV), Ebola virus (EBOV), Dengue virus (DNV), West Nile virus (WNV), human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) and vesicular stomatitis virus (VSV). Can inhibit: influenza virus hemagglutinin protein-mediated viral entry, MARV and EBOV GP1,2-mediated viral entry, SARS-CoV S protein-mediated viral entry and VSV G protein-mediated viral entry. Induces cell cycle arrest and mediates apoptosis by caspase activation and in p53-independent manner.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for IFITM2 Gene

Genomics for IFITM2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for IFITM2 Gene


Enhancers around IFITM2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for IFITM2 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00000262319 1069 1401 HDGF FOXA2 ARID4B YY1 ZNF143 REST ZNF592 KAT8 NFIL3 ETV4

Genomic Location for IFITM2 Gene

Chromosome:
11
Start:
307,631 bp from pter
End:
315,272 bp from pter
Size:
7,642 bases
Orientation:
Plus strand

Genomic View for IFITM2 Gene

Genes around IFITM2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
IFITM2 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for IFITM2 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for IFITM2 Gene

Proteins for IFITM2 Gene

  • Protein details for IFITM2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q01629-IFM2_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Interferon-induced transmembrane protein 2
    Protein Accession:
    Q01629
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q6FH82
    • Q96DA8

    Protein attributes for IFITM2 Gene

    Size:
    132 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    14632 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with CD81.

neXtProt entry for IFITM2 Gene

Post-translational modifications for IFITM2 Gene

  • Palmitoylation on membrane-proximal cysteines controls clustering in membrane compartments and antiviral activity against influenza virus.
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for IFITM2 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for IFITM2 Gene

Domains & Families for IFITM2 Gene

Protein Domains for IFITM2 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for IFITM2 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q01629

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

IFM2_HUMAN :
  • Belongs to the CD225/Dispanin family.
Family:
  • Belongs to the CD225/Dispanin family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with IFITM2: view

No data available for Gene Families for IFITM2 Gene

Function for IFITM2 Gene

Molecular function for IFITM2 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
IFN-induced antiviral protein which inhibits the entry of viruses to the host cell cytoplasm, permitting endocytosis, but preventing subsequent viral fusion and release of viral contents into the cytosol. Active against multiple viruses, including influenza A virus, SARS coronavirus (SARS-CoV), Marburg virus (MARV), Ebola virus (EBOV), Dengue virus (DNV), West Nile virus (WNV), human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) and vesicular stomatitis virus (VSV). Can inhibit: influenza virus hemagglutinin protein-mediated viral entry, MARV and EBOV GP1,2-mediated viral entry, SARS-CoV S protein-mediated viral entry and VSV G protein-mediated viral entry. Induces cell cycle arrest and mediates apoptosis by caspase activation and in p53-independent manner.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Induction:
By IFN-alpha and IFNG/IFN-gamma. Down-regulated by p53/TP53.
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with IFITM2: view

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for IFITM2 Gene

Localization for IFITM2 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for IFITM2 Gene

Cell membrane; Single-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
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 IFITM2 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 5
extracellular 2
endosome 2
mitochondrion 1
peroxisome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for IFITM2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005886 plasma membrane TAS --
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
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Pathways & Interactions for IFITM2 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with IFITM2: view

Pathways by source for IFITM2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for IFITM2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006955 immune response TAS 1906403
GO:0009607 response to biotic stimulus IEA --
GO:0009615 response to virus IDA 20943977
GO:0034341 response to interferon-gamma IDA 21253575
GO:0035455 response to interferon-alpha IDA 22479637
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with IFITM2: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for IFITM2 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for IFITM2 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for IFITM2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for IFITM2 Gene

Interferon induced transmembrane protein 2:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for IFITM2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for IFITM2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
IFITM2
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
IFITM2

Expression for IFITM2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for IFITM2 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for IFITM2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (x28.9).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for IFITM2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Skin (45.8) and CD8 Tcells (23.2).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for IFITM2 Gene



Protein tissue co-expression partners for IFITM2 Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of IFITM2 Gene:

IFITM2

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for IFITM2 Gene:

Hs.709321

Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for IFITM2 Gene

  • Lung(4.7)
  • Heart(3.7)
  • Liver(3.5)
  • Muscle(3.3)
  • Intestine(3.2)
  • Stomach(3.2)
  • Blood(3.1)
  • Nervous system(3.1)
  • Kidney(3)
  • Eye(2.7)
  • Spleen(2.4)
  • Bone marrow(2.3)
  • Gall bladder(2.1)
  • Lymph node(2.1)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with IFITM2: view

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No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for IFITM2 Gene

Orthologs for IFITM2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for IFITM2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia IFITM2 34 35
  • 97.98 (n)
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Ifitm2 34
  • 77.24 (n)
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Ifitm2 34 16 35
  • 75 (n)
Ifitm1 35
  • 63 (a)
ManyToMany
Ifitm3 35
  • 61 (a)
ManyToMany
Gm7676 35
  • 55 (a)
ManyToMany
Gm2840 35
  • 53 (a)
ManyToMany
Ifitm7 35
  • 50 (a)
ManyToMany
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia -- 35
  • 58 (a)
ManyToMany
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia -- 35
  • 51 (a)
ManyToMany
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves -- 35
  • 35 (a)
OneToMany
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii si:dkey-226m8.7 35
  • 30 (a)
ManyToMany
Species where no ortholog for IFITM2 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)
  • fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • 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 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)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for IFITM2 Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for IFITM2 (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for IFITM2 (if available)

Paralogs for IFITM2 Gene

Paralogs for IFITM2 Gene

(4) SIMAP similar genes for IFITM2 Gene using alignment to 5 proteins:

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Variants for IFITM2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for IFITM2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 11 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1000384658 -- 309,486(+) GAATT(A/G)GGTGT downstream-variant-500B
rs1000437124 -- 309,660(+) GGGAA(A/G)TACAT downstream-variant-500B
rs1004493042 -- 307,373(+) CCTCT(A/G)ACCTG upstream-variant-2KB
rs1004642244 -- 307,646(+) TCACA(C/T)CCGGC upstream-variant-2KB
rs1005698430 -- 306,527(+) GCCAT(G/T)GTTAA upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for IFITM2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv1012n100 CNV gain 25217958
dgv1505n54 CNV gain 21841781
esv3891905 CNV gain 25118596
nsv527327 CNV loss 19592680
nsv552765 CNV gain 21841781
nsv7212 OTHER inversion 18451855
nsv975869 CNV duplication 23825009

Variation tolerance for IFITM2 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 86.1% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 0.30; 6.60% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for IFITM2 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for
IFITM2

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for IFITM2 Gene

Disorders for IFITM2 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(7) MalaCards diseases for IFITM2 Gene - From: DISEASES and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
west nile virus
  • west nile virus, susceptibility to
influenza
  • flu
stomatitis
asthenopia
  • accommodative strain
astigmatism
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards

Relevant External Links for IFITM2

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
IFITM2
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
IFITM2
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
IFITM2
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for IFITM2 Gene

Publications for IFITM2 Gene

  1. Molecular analysis of a human interferon-inducible gene family. (PMID: 1906403) Lewin A.R. … Kerr I.M. (Eur. J. Biochem. 1991) 2 3 4 22 64
  2. The human 1-8D gene (IFITM2) is a novel p53 independent pro-apoptotic gene. (PMID: 19544527) Daniel-Carmi V. … Eisenbach L. (Int. J. Cancer 2009) 3 4 22 64
  3. IFITM proteins restrict antibody-dependent enhancement of dengue virus infection. (PMID: 22479637) Chan Y.K. … Farzan M. (PLoS ONE 2012) 3 4 64
  4. The dispanins: a novel gene family of ancient origin that contains 14 human members. (PMID: 22363774) Sallman Almen M. … Schioth H.B. (PLoS ONE 2012) 3 4 64
  5. Distinct patterns of IFITM-mediated restriction of filoviruses, SARS coronavirus, and influenza A virus. (PMID: 21253575) Huang I.C. … Farzan M. (PLoS Pathog. 2011) 3 4 64

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