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Aliases for MIR124-2 Gene

Subcategory (RNA class) for MIR124-2 Gene


Quality Score for this RNA gene is


Aliases for MIR124-2 Gene

  • MicroRNA 124-2 2 3
  • MicroRNA 124a-2 2 3
  • Hsa-Mir-124a-2 3
  • Hsa-Mir-124-2 3
  • MIRN124-2 3
  • MIRN124A2 3

External Ids for MIR124-2 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for MIR124-2 Gene

  • MIRN124A2
  • MIRN124-2

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MIR124-2 Gene

  • GC08P065458
  • GC08P065291

Summaries for MIR124-2 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for MIR124-2 Gene

  • microRNAs (miRNAs) are short (20-24 nt) non-coding RNAs that are involved in post-transcriptional regulation of gene expression in multicellular organisms by affecting both the stability and translation of mRNAs. miRNAs are transcribed by RNA polymerase II as part of capped and polyadenylated primary transcripts (pri-miRNAs) that can be either protein-coding or non-coding. The primary transcript is cleaved by the Drosha ribonuclease III enzyme to produce an approximately 70-nt stem-loop precursor miRNA (pre-miRNA), which is further cleaved by the cytoplasmic Dicer ribonuclease to generate the mature miRNA and antisense miRNA star (miRNA*) products. The mature miRNA is incorporated into a RNA-induced silencing complex (RISC), which recognizes target mRNAs through imperfect base pairing with the miRNA and most commonly results in translational inhibition or destabilization of the target mRNA. The RefSeq represents the predicted microRNA stem-loop. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2009]

GeneCards Summary for MIR124-2 Gene

MIR124-2 (MicroRNA 124-2) is an RNA Gene, and is affiliated with the miRNA class. Diseases associated with MIR124-2 include oral squamous cell carcinoma. Among its related pathways are MicroRNAs in cancer.

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for MIR124-2 Gene

Genomics for MIR124-2 Gene

Genomic Location for MIR124-2 Gene

64,379,149 bp from pter
64,379,257 bp from pter
109 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for MIR124-2 Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for MIR124-2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for MIR124-2 Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for MIR124-2 Gene

Proteins for MIR124-2 Gene

Post-translational modifications for MIR124-2 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for MIR124-2 Gene

Domains for MIR124-2 Gene

Gene Families for MIR124-2 Gene

  • MIR :ncRNAs / Micro RNAs

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with MIR124-2: view

No data available for Protein Domains , Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MIR124-2 Gene

Function for MIR124-2 Gene

miRNA for MIR124-2 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target MIR124-2

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for MIR124-2 Gene

Localization for MIR124-2 Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for MIR124-2 Gene

Pathways for MIR124-2 Gene

SuperPathways for MIR124-2 Gene

Superpath Contained pathways
1 MicroRNAs in cancer
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Pathways by source for MIR124-2 Gene

1 KEGG pathway for MIR124-2 Gene

Interacting Proteins for MIR124-2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for MIR124-2 Gene


Transcripts for MIR124-2 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for MIR124-2 Gene

(2) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

miRNA Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for MIR124-2

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

Flow Cytometry Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for MIR124-2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for MIR124-2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for MIR124-2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for MIR124-2 Gene

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In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Expression partners for MIR124-2 Gene

Orthologs for MIR124-2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for MIR124-2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia bta-mir-124a-2 36
  • 77 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia cfa-mir-124-2 36
  • 100 (a)
cfa-mir-124-3 36
  • 98 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia mdo-mir-124a-2 36
  • 81 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Mir124a-2 36
  • 98 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia oan-mir-124a-2 36
  • 87 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ptr-mir-124a 36
  • 100 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves gga-mir-124c 36
  • 64 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 36
  • 98 (a)
-- 36
  • 100 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii dre-mir-124-5 36
  • 61 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea csa-mir-124-1 36
  • 53 (a)
csa-mir-124-2 36
  • 53 (a)
Species with no ortholog for MIR124-2:
  • 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)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for MIR124-2 Gene

Gene Tree for MIR124-2 (if available)
Gene Tree for MIR124-2 (if available)

Paralogs for MIR124-2 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for MIR124-2 Gene

Variants for MIR124-2 Gene

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for MIR124-2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv523097 CNV Loss 19592680

Relevant External Links for MIR124-2 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for MIR124-2 Gene

Disorders for MIR124-2 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

MalaCards: The human disease database.

Search for MIR124-2 Gene in MalaCards »

(1) Diseases for MIR124-2 Gene including...

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No data available for OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships , Genatlas and External Links for MIR124-2 Gene

Publications for MIR124-2 Gene

  1. Identification of tissue-specific microRNAs from mouse. (PMID: 12007417) Lagos-Quintana M. … Tuschl T. (Curr. Biol. 2002) 3
  2. Numerous microRNPs in neuronal cells containing novel microRNAs. (PMID: 12554860) Dostie J. … Dreyfuss G. (RNA 2003) 3
  3. Human embryonic stem cells express a unique set of microRNAs. (PMID: 15183728) Suh M.R. … Kim K.S. (Dev. Biol. 2004) 3
  4. Altered expression profiles of microRNAs during TPA-induced differentiation of HL-60 cells. (PMID: 15325244) Kasashima K. … Kozu T. (Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 2004) 3
  5. miRBase: microRNA sequences, targets and gene nomenclature. (PMID: 16381832) Griffiths-Jones S. … Enright A.J. (Nucleic Acids Res. 2006) 3

Products for MIR124-2 Gene

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