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Aliases for MORN2 Gene

Aliases for MORN2 Gene

  • MORN Repeat Containing 2 2 3
  • MORN Motif Protein In Testis 3 4
  • MOPT 3 4
  • Protein Containing Single MORN Motif In Testis 3
  • MORN Repeat-Containing Protein 2 3
  • BLOCK27 3

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MORN2 Gene

  • GC02P039015
  • GC02P038956
  • GC02P039103
  • GC02P038841

Summaries for MORN2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for MORN2 Gene

MORN2 (MORN Repeat Containing 2) is a Protein Coding gene.

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 MORN2 Gene

Genomics for MORN2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for MORN2 Gene

Epigenetics Products

  • DNA Methylation CpG Assay Predesigned for Pyrosequencing in human,mouse,rat

Genomic Location for MORN2 Gene

38,875,962 bp from pter
38,929,072 bp from pter
53,111 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for MORN2 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for MORN2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for MORN2 Gene

Proteins for MORN2 Gene

  • Protein details for MORN2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    MORN repeat-containing protein 2
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q6UL00

    Protein attributes for MORN2 Gene

    79 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    8939 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for MORN2 Gene

Proteomics data for MORN2 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for MORN2 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for MORN2 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for MORN2 Gene

Domains for MORN2 Gene

Protein Domains for MORN2 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for MORN2 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 2 MORN repeats.
  • Contains 2 MORN repeats.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with MORN2: view

No data available for Gene Families for MORN2 Gene

Function for MORN2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for MORN2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 25416956
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with MORN2: view

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miRNA for MORN2 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target MORN2

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for MORN2 Gene

Localization for MORN2 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for MORN2 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for MORN2 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 2
extracellular 2
nucleus 1

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for MORN2 Gene

Pathways for MORN2 Gene

SuperPathways for MORN2 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for MORN2 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 1 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: Q502X0-MORN2_HUMAN ENSP00000344551 for MORN2 Gene via MINT STRING UniProtKB I2D

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for MORN2 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source for MORN2 Gene

Transcripts for MORN2 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for MORN2 Gene

(2) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(5) Additional mRNA sequences :
(6) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for MORN2 Gene

MORN repeat containing 2:
Representative Sequences:

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  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for MORN2

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for MORN2 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2 ^ 3a · 3b · 3c ^ 4 ^ 5
SP1: -

Relevant External Links for MORN2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for MORN2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for MORN2 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for MORN2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (6.5).

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for MORN2 Gene Hs.729207

genes like me logo Genes that share expressions with MORN2: view

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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Expression partners for MORN2 Gene

Orthologs for MORN2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for MORN2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia MORN2 35
  • 92.83 (n)
  • 92.41 (a)
MORN2 36
  • 92 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia MORN2 35
  • 92.83 (n)
  • 93.67 (a)
MORN2 36
  • 59 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Morn2 35
  • 86.92 (n)
  • 92.41 (a)
Morn2 16
Morn2 36
  • 92 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia MORN2 35
  • 99.58 (n)
  • 98.73 (a)
MORN2 36
  • 99 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Morn2 35
  • 87.34 (n)
  • 94.94 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia MORN2 36
  • 42 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 58 (a)
-- 36
  • 68 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves MORN2 35
  • 67.51 (n)
  • 68.35 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia MORN2 36
  • 46 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia morn2 35
  • 71.73 (n)
  • 70.89 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii morn2 35
  • 60.76 (n)
  • 60.76 (a)
morn2 36
  • 36 (a)
Species with no ortholog for MORN2:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for MORN2 Gene

Gene Tree for MORN2 (if available)
Gene Tree for MORN2 (if available)

Paralogs for MORN2 Gene

(12) SIMAP similar genes for MORN2 Gene using alignment to 4 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with MORN2: view

No data available for Paralogs for MORN2 Gene

Variants for MORN2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for MORN2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs2198112 -- 38,877,881(-) AAGTG(A/T)AGGCT intron-variant
rs2373466 -- 38,879,420(-) AGAAA(C/T)AGCAT intron-variant
rs3099946 -- 38,879,842(+) AATAA(A/C)TTTTA intron-variant
rs3099947 -- 38,881,246(+) CATTT(A/G)ATTTA intron-variant
rs3099948 -- 38,881,632(+) CTGGT(A/G)TGTTT intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for MORN2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv2692 CNV Loss 18451855

Relevant External Links for MORN2 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MORN2 Gene

Disorders for MORN2 Gene

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Genetic Association Database (GAD)

No disorders were found for MORN2 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships and Genatlas for MORN2 Gene

Publications for MORN2 Gene

  1. 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) 2 3
  2. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 3 4
  3. Reduced expression of the Kinesin-Associated Protein 3 (KIFAP3) gene increases survival in sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. (PMID: 19451621) Landers J.E. … Brown R.H. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2009) 3 48
  4. Identification and characterization of a novel mouse and human MOPT gene containing MORN-motif protein in testis. (PMID: 19913896) Choi Y.J. … Kim J.H. (Theriogenology 2010) 3
  5. Novel genetic loci identified for the pathophysiology of childhood obesity in the Hispanic population. (PMID: 23251661) Comuzzie A.G. … Butte N.F. (PLoS ONE 2012) 3

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