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Aliases for MIR128-2 Gene

Subcategory (RNA class) for MIR128-2 Gene


Quality Score for this RNA gene is


Aliases for MIR128-2 Gene

  • MicroRNA 128-2 2 3 5
  • MicroRNA 128b 2 3
  • Hsa-Mir-128-2 3
  • Hsa-Mir-128b 3
  • Mir-128-2 3
  • MIRN128-2 3
  • Mir-128b 3
  • MIRN128B 3
  • MIR128B 3

External Ids for MIR128-2 Gene

ORGUL Members for MIR128-2 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for MIR128-2 Gene

  • MIRN128B
  • MIRN128-2

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MIR128-2 Gene

  • GC03P035764
  • GC03P035787
  • GC03P035790
  • GC03P035746
  • GC03P035747
  • GC03P035748
  • GC03P035749
  • GC03P035750

Summaries for MIR128-2 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for MIR128-2 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 MIR128-2 Gene

MIR128-2 (MicroRNA 128-2) is an RNA Gene, and is affiliated with the miRNA class. Among its related pathways are Parkinsons Disease Pathway and MicroRNAs in cancer.

No data available for CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for MIR128-2 Gene

Genomics for MIR128-2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for MIR128-2 Gene

Enhancers for MIR128-2 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
GH03G035676 0.9 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 10.3 -65.6 -65618 3.8 POLR2A SMARCA4 ARPP21 ARPP21-AS1 MIR128-2 GC03P035745
GH03G035707 0.6 dbSUPER 11.4 -35.8 -35814 1.6 JUND SMARCA4 RNF2 JUN FOS EP300 SPI1 MIR128-2 GC03P035745 ARPP21-AS1
GH03G035687 0.4 dbSUPER 10.7 -56.4 -56440 1.1 FOXA2 FOXA1 MIR128-2 ARPP21-AS1 GC03P035745
GH03G035684 0.4 dbSUPER 10.4 -59.3 -59337 1.4 FOXA2 FOXA1 ARPP21-AS1 MIR128-2 ARPP21 GC03P035745
GH03G035695 0.2 dbSUPER 10.9 -48.6 -48574 1.6 MIR128-2 ARPP21 ARPP21-AS1 GC03P035745
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around MIR128-2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for MIR128-2 Gene

35,744,476 bp from pter
35,744,559 bp from pter
84 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for MIR128-2 Gene

Genes around MIR128-2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
MIR128-2 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for MIR128-2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for MIR128-2 Gene

Proteins for MIR128-2 Gene

Post-translational modifications for MIR128-2 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for MIR128-2 Gene

Domains & Families for MIR128-2 Gene

Gene Families for MIR128-2 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with MIR128-2: view

No data available for Protein Domains , Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MIR128-2 Gene

Function for MIR128-2 Gene

Animal Model Products

miRNA Products

Clone Products

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for MIR128-2 Gene

Localization for MIR128-2 Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for MIR128-2 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for MIR128-2 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with MIR128-2: view

Pathways by source for MIR128-2 Gene

1 BioSystems pathway for MIR128-2 Gene
1 KEGG pathway for MIR128-2 Gene

Interacting Proteins for MIR128-2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for MIR128-2 Gene


No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for MIR128-2 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for MIR128-2 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for MIR128-2 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for MIR128-2 Gene

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

miRNA Products

Clone Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for MIR128-2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for MIR128-2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for MIR128-2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for MIR128-2 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with MIR128-2: view

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 , Protein tissue co-expression partners , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt , Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for MIR128-2 Gene

Orthologs for MIR128-2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for MIR128-2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia cfa-mir-128-2 35
  • 100 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ptr-mir-128-2 35
  • 100 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Mir128-2 35
  • 98 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia bta-mir-128-2 35
  • 96 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia mdo-mir-128a 35
  • 92 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia oan-mir-128-2 35
  • 67 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves gga-mir-128-2 35
  • 92 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia aca-mir-128-1 35
  • 84 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii dre-mir-128-2 35
  • 48 (a)
Species where no ortholog for MIR128-2 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)
  • 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 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 MIR128-2 Gene

Gene Tree for MIR128-2 (if available)
Gene Tree for MIR128-2 (if available)

Paralogs for MIR128-2 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for MIR128-2 Gene

Variants for MIR128-2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for MIR128-2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 03 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1000198891 -- 35,744,312(+) CCTCT(C/G)TTCTT intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs1000626637 -- 35,742,501(+) ACTGA(C/T)CCAAG intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs1001684519 -- 35,744,725(+) TGTAA(A/G)TAGGT intron-variant, downstream-variant-500B
rs1006891589 -- 35,744,188(+) ACAGT(C/G)TCCAT intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs1007006065 -- 35,743,580(+) ATCAG(A/T)CTTGA intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for MIR128-2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv526191 CNV loss 19592680
nsv590055 CNV gain 21841781

Relevant External Links for MIR128-2 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Variation tolerance for MIR128-2 Gene

Disorders for MIR128-2 Gene

Relevant External Links for MIR128-2

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for MIR128-2 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for MIR128-2 Gene

Publications for MIR128-2 Gene

  1. Novel genetic variants in microRNA genes and familial breast cancer. (PMID: 19048628) Shen J. … Zhao H. (Int. J. Cancer 2009) 3 46 64
  2. AurkA controls self-renewal of breast cancer-initiating cells promoting wnt3a stabilization through suppression of miR-128. (PMID: 27341528) Eterno V. … Amato A. (Sci Rep 2016) 3 64
  3. MiR-128b is down-regulated in gastric cancer and negatively regulates tumour cell viability by targeting PDK1/Akt/NF-I_B axis. (PMID: 26949090) Zhang L. … Xiong J.P. (J. Biosci. 2016) 3 64
  4. miR-128 regulates differentiation of hair follicle mesenchymal stem cells into smooth muscle cells by targeting SMAD2. (PMID: 27087048) Wang Z. … Pan A. (Acta Histochem. 2016) 3 64
  5. Serum miR-128-2 serves as a prognostic marker for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma. (PMID: 25642945) Zhuang L. … Meng Z. (PLoS ONE 2015) 3 64

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