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Aliases for MDS2 Gene

Aliases for MDS2 Gene

  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome 2 Translocation Associated 2 3

External Ids for MDS2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MDS2 Gene

  • GC01U990489
  • GC01P023024
  • GC01P023435
  • GC01P023827
  • GC01P023907
  • GC01P022203

Summaries for MDS2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for MDS2 Gene

MDS2 (Myelodysplastic Syndrome 2 Translocation Associated) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with MDS2 include myelodysplastic syndrome.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for MDS2 Gene

Genomics for MDS2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for MDS2 Gene

Genomic Location for MDS2 Gene

23,581,495 bp from pter
23,640,568 bp from pter
59,074 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for MDS2 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for MDS2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for MDS2 Gene

Proteins for MDS2 Gene

  • Protein details for MDS2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Myelodysplastic syndrome 2 translocation-associated protein
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for MDS2 Gene

    140 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    15384 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for MDS2 Gene

Proteomics data for MDS2 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for MDS2 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for MDS2 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for MDS2 Gene

Domains & Families for MDS2 Gene

Protein Domains for MDS2 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for MDS2 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with MDS2: view

No data available for Gene Families and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MDS2 Gene

Function for MDS2 Gene

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for MDS2 Gene

Localization for MDS2 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for MDS2 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for MDS2 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 5

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for MDS2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005615 extracellular space --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with MDS2: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MDS2 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for MDS2 Gene

SuperPathways for MDS2 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for MDS2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for MDS2 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for MDS2 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for MDS2 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for MDS2 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for MDS2 Gene

(4) Additional mRNA sequences :
(3) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for MDS2 Gene

Myelodysplastic syndrome 2 translocation associated:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for MDS2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for MDS2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for MDS2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for MDS2 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for MDS2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (x8.1), Thyroid (x6.5), Spleen (x5.5), and Small Intestine - Terminal Ileum (x4.4).

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for MDS2 Gene Hs.523369

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for MDS2 Gene

Tissue specificity: Highly expressed in peripheral blood leukocytes, spleen, thymus, kidney, pancreas and lung.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with MDS2: view

Primer Products

  • QuantiTect SYBR Green Assays in human,mouse,rat
  • Pre-validated RT² qPCR Primer Assay in human,mouse,rat
  • QuantiFast Probe-based Assays in human,mouse,rat

In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression and Protein tissue co-expression partners for MDS2 Gene

Orthologs for MDS2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of human and chimp.

Orthologs for MDS2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia MDS2 36
  • 96 (a)
Species with no ortholog for MDS2:
  • 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)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • cow (Bos Taurus)
  • dog (Canis familiaris)
  • 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)
  • mouse (Mus musculus)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for MDS2 Gene

Gene Tree for MDS2 (if available)
Gene Tree for MDS2 (if available)

Paralogs for MDS2 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for MDS2 Gene

Variants for MDS2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for MDS2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1317329 -- 23,640,347(+) ACAGA(C/T)GCTAC intron-variant
rs1317345 -- 23,640,669(-) TATAA(C/T)TATAG downstream-variant-500B
rs2492598 -- 23,632,458(-) ggcct(A/G)gccaa intron-variant
rs2683058 -- 23,628,038(-) aaaaa(A/G)aaaga intron-variant
rs2683063 -- 23,632,431(-) tattc(C/T)gtatg intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for MDS2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv834435 CNV Loss 17160897
nsv460840 CNV Loss 19166990
esv275297 CNV Loss 21479260

Variation tolerance for MDS2 Gene

Gene Damage Index Score: 10.50; 91.08% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for MDS2 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MDS2 Gene

Disorders for MDS2 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(1) MalaCards diseases for MDS2 Gene - From: DISEASES and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
myelodysplastic syndrome
  • myelodysplastic syndrome, somatic
- elite association
Search MDS2 in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases


  • Note=A chromosomal aberration involving MDS2 is a cause of myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS). Translocation t(1;12)(p36.1;p13) with ETV6.

Relevant External Links for MDS2

Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with MDS2: view

No data available for Genatlas for MDS2 Gene

Publications for MDS2 Gene

  1. A novel gene, MDS2, is fused to ETV6/TEL in a t(1;12)(p36.1;p13) in a patient with myelodysplastic syndrome. (PMID: 12203785) Odero M.D. … Novo F.J. (Genes Chromosomes Cancer 2002) 2 23 67
  2. Genome-wide association studies of serum magnesium, potassium, and sodium concentrations identify six Loci influencing serum magnesium levels. (PMID: 20700443) Meyer T.E. … . (PLoS Genet. 2010) 67
  3. The DNA sequence and biological annotation of human chromosome 1. (PMID: 16710414) Gregory S.G. … Bentley D.R. (Nature 2006) 67
  4. 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) 67

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