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Aliases for MAT2A Gene

Aliases for MAT2A Gene

  • Methionine Adenosyltransferase II, Alpha 2 3
  • Methionine Adenosyltransferase 2 3 4
  • AdoMet Synthase 2 3 4
  • EC 2.5.1.6 4 63
  • MAT-II 3 4
  • MAT 2 3 4
  • MATA2 3 4
  • Methionine Adenosyltransferase II 4
  • AdoMet Synthetase 2 3
  • MATII 3
  • SAMS2 3
  • AMS2 4

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MAT2A Gene

  • GC02P085661
  • GC02P086060
  • GC02P085740
  • GC02P085677
  • GC02P085619
  • GC02P085766
  • GC02P085663

Summaries for MAT2A Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for MAT2A Gene

  • The protein encoded by this gene catalyzes the production of S-adenosylmethionine (AdoMet) from methionine and ATP. AdoMet is the key methyl donor in cellular processes. [provided by RefSeq, Jun 2011]

GeneCards Summary for MAT2A Gene

MAT2A (Methionine Adenosyltransferase II, Alpha) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with MAT2A include acute maxillary sinusitis and glycine n-methyltransferase deficiency. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Carbon metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include methionine adenosyltransferase activity. An important paralog of this gene is MAT1A.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MAT2A Gene

  • Catalyzes the formation of S-adenosylmethionine from methionine and ATP

No data available for Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for MAT2A Gene

Genomics for MAT2A Gene

Regulatory Elements for MAT2A Gene

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Genomic Location for MAT2A Gene

Chromosome:
2
Start:
85,538,978 bp from pter
End:
85,545,280 bp from pter
Size:
6,303 bases
Orientation:
Plus strand

Genomic View for MAT2A Gene

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Genomic Location for MAT2A Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for MAT2A Gene

Proteins for MAT2A Gene

  • Protein details for MAT2A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    P31153-METK2_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    S-adenosylmethionine synthase isoform type-2
    Protein Accession:
    P31153
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8K511
    • B4DN45
    • D6W5L1
    • Q53SP5

    Protein attributes for MAT2A Gene

    Size:
    395 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    43661 Da
    Cofactor:
    Name=K(+); Xref=ChEBI:CHEBI:29103; Note=Binds 1 potassium ion per subunit.;
    Cofactor:
    Name=Mg(2+); Xref=ChEBI:CHEBI:18420; Name=Co(2+); Xref=ChEBI:CHEBI:48828; Note=Binds 2 divalent ions per subunit. Magnesium or cobalt.;
    Quaternary structure:
    • Heterotetramer composed of 2 catalytic alpha subunits (alpha and alpha) (MAT2A) and 1 copy of beta subunit (MAT2B).

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for MAT2A Gene

    Alternative splice isoforms for MAT2A Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for MAT2A Gene

Proteomics data for MAT2A Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for MAT2A Gene

  • The alpha subunit is a post-translationally modified version of MAT2A
  • Ubiquitination at Lys 61, Lys 81, Lys 97, Lys 228, Lys 234, Lys 350, and Lys 367
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for MAT2A Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

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Domains & Families for MAT2A Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for MAT2A Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

P31153

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

METK2_HUMAN :
  • Belongs to the AdoMet synthase family.
Family:
  • Belongs to the AdoMet synthase family.
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No data available for Gene Families for MAT2A Gene

Function for MAT2A Gene

Molecular function for MAT2A Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
methionine adenosyltransferase,extrahepatic isoform,catalytic specific,subunit alpha,expressed in fetal liver,brain,testis,kidney,lymphocytes,sulfur aminoacid metabolism
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
ATP + L-methionine + H(2)O = phosphate + diphosphate + S-adenosyl-L-methionine
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Catalyzes the formation of S-adenosylmethionine from methionine and ATP

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for MAT2A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for MAT2A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0004478 methionine adenosyltransferase activity IDA 7665609
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 10644686
GO:0005524 ATP binding IEA --
GO:0046872 metal ion binding IEA --
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miRNA for MAT2A Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target MAT2A

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No data available for Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for MAT2A Gene

Localization for MAT2A Gene

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for MAT2A Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for MAT2A gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 3
nucleus 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for MAT2A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005829 cytosol TAS --
GO:0048269 methionine adenosyltransferase complex IDA 10644686
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with MAT2A: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MAT2A Gene

Pathways & Interactions for MAT2A Gene

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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot P31153-METK2_HUMAN

  • Pathway: Amino-acid biosynthesis; S-adenosyl-L-methionine biosynthesis; S-adenosyl-L-methionine from L-methionine: step 1/1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for MAT2A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006556 S-adenosylmethionine biosynthetic process IEA --
GO:0006730 one-carbon metabolic process IEA --
GO:0006805 xenobiotic metabolic process TAS --
GO:0032259 methylation TAS --
GO:0044281 small molecule metabolic process TAS --
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No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for MAT2A Gene

Drugs & Compounds for MAT2A Gene

(8) Drugs for MAT2A Gene - From: HMDB, NovoSeek, and DrugBank

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
S-Adenosylmethionine Approved Nutra Target, cofactor 0
L-Methionine Approved Nutra Enzyme, substrate 0
Adenosine triphosphate Approved Nutra 0
Diphosphate Experimental Pharma 0
Potassium Experimental Pharma 0

(5) Additional Compounds for MAT2A Gene - From: HMDB and NovoSeek

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
phosphoric acid
  • Acide phosphorique (FRENCH)
  • Acido fosforico [Italian]
  • Acidum phosphoricum
  • Diphosphate tetrasodium
  • Fosforzuuroplossingen [Dutch]
7664-38-2
Se-Adenosylselenomethionine
selenomethionine
  • (+-)-Selenomethionine
  • (2S)-2-amino-4-(methylseleno)butanoate
  • (2S)-2-amino-4-(methylseleno)butanoic acid
  • (S)-2-amino-4-(methylseleno)-Butanoate
  • (S)-2-amino-4-(methylseleno)-Butanoic acid
3211-76-5
Water
  • Dihydrogen oxide
  • Steam
7732-18-5
5-methylthioadenosine
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Transcripts for MAT2A Gene

Unigene Clusters for MAT2A Gene

Methionine adenosyltransferase II, alpha:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for MAT2A Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3a · 3b ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6a · 6b · 6c ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9a · 9b ^ 10
SP1: - - - - -
SP2: - - -
SP3: - -
SP4: - - -
SP5: -
SP6:
SP7:
SP8: -

Relevant External Links for MAT2A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
MAT2A
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
MAT2A

Expression for MAT2A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for MAT2A Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for MAT2A Gene



SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for MAT2A Gene Hs.516157

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Protein tissue co-expression partners for MAT2A Gene

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No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for MAT2A Gene

Orthologs for MAT2A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for MAT2A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia MAT2A 35
  • 94.6 (n)
  • 99.24 (a)
MAT2A 36
  • 99 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia MAT2A 35
  • 95.02 (n)
  • 99.75 (a)
MAT2A 36
  • 100 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Mat2a 35
  • 93.16 (n)
  • 99.49 (a)
Mat2a 16
Mat2a 36
  • 99 (a)
OneToOne
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia MAT2A 35
  • 99.49 (n)
  • 100 (a)
MAT2A 36
  • 100 (a)
OneToOne
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Mat2a 35
  • 93.5 (n)
  • 98.48 (a)
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia MAT2A 36
  • 98 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia MAT2A 36
  • 98 (a)
OneToOne
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves -- 36
  • 72 (a)
ManyToMany
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia MAT2A 36
  • 91 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia mat2a 35
  • 79.92 (n)
  • 92.91 (a)
MGC76253 35
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia m(2)21ab-prov 35
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii mat2ab 35
  • 75.51 (n)
  • 90.06 (a)
mat2aa 36
  • 92 (a)
OneToMany
mat2ab 36
  • 90 (a)
OneToMany
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta M(2)21AB 37
  • 74 (a)
Sam-S 35
  • 67.71 (n)
  • 74.61 (a)
Sam-S 36
  • 69 (a)
OneToMany
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP009447 35
  • 65.56 (n)
  • 74.1 (a)
worm
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea C06E7.1a 37
  • 74 (a)
C49F5.1 37
  • 67 (a)
sams-3 35
  • 66.67 (n)
  • 74.27 (a)
sams-1 36
  • 63 (a)
ManyToMany
sams-3 36
  • 69 (a)
ManyToMany
sams-4 36
  • 68 (a)
ManyToMany
sams-5 36
  • 67 (a)
ManyToMany
A. gosspyii yeast
(Ashbya gossypii)
Saccharomycetes AGOS_AFR692C 35
  • 60.67 (n)
  • 67.72 (a)
K. lactis yeast
(Kluyveromyces lactis)
Saccharomycetes KLLA0C01782g 35
  • 64.46 (n)
  • 68.25 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes SAM1 35
  • 63.51 (n)
  • 68.16 (a)
SAM1 36
  • 67 (a)
ManyToMany
SAM2 36
  • 66 (a)
ManyToMany
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons MAT3 35
  • 63.23 (n)
  • 66.93 (a)
bread mold
(Neurospora crassa)
Ascomycetes NCU02657 35
  • 64.79 (n)
  • 69.74 (a)
fission yeast
(Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
Schizosaccharomycetes sam1 35
  • 65.26 (n)
  • 69.92 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.10263 36
  • 63 (a)
OneToMany
Species with no ortholog for MAT2A:
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • 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)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for MAT2A Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for MAT2A (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for MAT2A (if available)

Paralogs for MAT2A Gene

Paralogs for MAT2A Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for MAT2A Gene using alignment to 3 proteins:

Pseudogenes.org Pseudogenes for MAT2A Gene

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Variants for MAT2A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for MAT2A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1078004 -- 85,542,588(-) ATTTT(C/G)CGTCC reference, synonymous-codon
rs1078005 -- 85,542,123(-) CATCA(C/T)ACCAA intron-variant
rs1348817 -- 85,541,595(-) TCCTA(A/G/T)AAATA intron-variant
rs2043675 -- 85,542,852(-) CCATA(C/G/T)ACTTG intron-variant
rs6711750 -- 85,544,174(+) ACTTA(C/T)AGCCT utr-variant-3-prime

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for MAT2A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv2811 CNV Insertion 18451855

Variation tolerance for MAT2A Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 22.55% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 0.17; 3.89% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for MAT2A Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
MAT2A
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
MAT2A

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MAT2A Gene

Disorders for MAT2A Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(3) MalaCards diseases for MAT2A Gene - From: DISEASES, NovoSeek, and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
acute maxillary sinusitis
  • acute antritis
glycine n-methyltransferase deficiency
  • glycine n-methyltransferase
hepatocellular carcinoma
  • hepatocellular carcinoma, somatic
- elite association
Search MAT2A in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Relevant External Links for MAT2A

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
MAT2A
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
MAT2A
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
MAT2A
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for MAT2A Gene

Publications for MAT2A Gene

  1. Role of methionine adenosyltransferase 2A and S-adenosylmethionine in mitogen-induced growth of human colon cancer cells. (PMID: 17631143) Chen H. … Lu S.C. (Gastroenterology 2007) 23 25 26 67
  2. Effect of hepatocyte growth factor on methionine adenosyltransferase genes and growth is cell density-dependent in HepG2 cells. (PMID: 17154373) Yang H. … Lu S.C. (J. Cell. Physiol. 2007) 23 25 26 67
  3. L-methionine availability regulates expression of the methionine adenosyltransferase 2A gene in human hepatocarcinoma cells: role of S-adenosylmethionine. (PMID: 12660248) MartA-nez-Chantar M.L. … Avila M.A. (J. Biol. Chem. 2003) 23 25 67
  4. Methionine adenosyltransferase II beta subunit gene expression provides a proliferative advantage in human hepatoma. (PMID: 12671891) Martinez-Chantar M.L. … Mato J.M. (Gastroenterology 2003) 23 25 67
  5. Glycine N-methyltransferase deficiency: a novel inborn error causing persistent isolated hypermethioninaemia. (PMID: 11596649) Mudd S.H. … Wagner C. (J. Inherit. Metab. Dis. 2001) 23 25 67

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