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Aliases for MYLPF Gene

Aliases for MYLPF Gene

  • Myosin Light Chain, Phosphorylatable, Fast Skeletal Muscle 2 3 5
  • Myosin, Light Chain 11, Regulatory 2 3
  • Fast Skeletal Myosin Light Chain 2 3 4
  • MLC2B 3 4
  • Myosin Regulatory Light Chain 2, Skeletal Muscle Isoform 3
  • Myosin Regulatory Light Chain 2 2
  • Myosin Light Chain 2 3
  • HUMMLC2B 3
  • MRLC2 3
  • MYL11 3

External Ids for MYLPF Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MYLPF Gene

  • GC16P030294
  • GC16P030297
  • GC16P030387
  • GC16P027947

Summaries for MYLPF Gene

GeneCards Summary for MYLPF Gene

MYLPF (Myosin Light Chain, Phosphorylatable, Fast Skeletal Muscle) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Activation of cAMP-Dependent PKA and Tight junction. GO annotations related to this gene include calcium ion binding and structural constituent of muscle. An important paralog of this gene is MYL10.

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 MYLPF Gene

Genomics for MYLPF Gene

Regulatory Elements for MYLPF Gene

Enhancers for MYLPF 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
GH16F030367 1.5 FANTOM5 ENCODE 37.5 +5.1 5099 17.0 MLX CREB3L1 ZFP64 FEZF1 DMAP1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF143 ZNF263 SP3 MYLPF SMG1P2 ZNF747 ZNF785 BCL7C ENSG00000260304 NPIPB13 PRR14 ZNF764 ZNF48
GH16F030416 1.7 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 11.4 +46.9 46878 2.4 HDGF ARNT CREB3L1 ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF766 ZNF689 NDUFA3P6 CA5AP1 ENSG00000260304 CD2BP2 SEPT1 MYLPF TBC1D10B ZNF668 ZNF747
GH16F030393 1.2 ENCODE 11.6 +24.2 24193 2.9 HDGF MLX CREB3L1 ZFP64 ARID4B SIN3A FEZF1 DMAP1 YBX1 ZNF2 SMG1P2 ENSG00000260304 BCL7C ZNF764 ZNF689 ORAI3 ENSG00000235560 TBC1D10B ENSG00000199787 DCTPP1
GH16F029783 1.6 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 4.1 -586.4 -586350 2.8 PKNOX1 MLX ZFP64 ARID4B DMAP1 YY1 CBX5 ZNF143 KLF13 MXD4 C16orf92 CD2BP2 ZNF785 KIF22 ENSG00000261766 ENSG00000260114 GDPD3 TBX6 MYLPF KCTD13
GH16F029757 1.2 Ensembl ENCODE 4 -612.7 -612696 1.3 PTRF DMAP1 ZBTB40 YY1 ZNF121 CREM THAP11 HMG20B CEBPB PPARG CD2BP2 ZNF785 ENSG00000261766 KIF22 ENSG00000260114 MYLPF ZG16 C16orf54
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around MYLPF on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for MYLPF Gene

30,370,934 bp from pter
30,377,991 bp from pter
7,058 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for MYLPF Gene

Genes around MYLPF on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
MYLPF Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for MYLPF Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for MYLPF Gene

Proteins for MYLPF Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Myosin regulatory light chain 2, skeletal muscle isoform
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B2RA83
    • Q14843
    • Q6IB41

    Protein attributes for MYLPF Gene

    169 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    19015 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Myosin is a hexamer of 2 heavy chains and 4 light chains.
    • This chain binds calcium.

neXtProt entry for MYLPF Gene

Post-translational modifications for MYLPF Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for MYLPF Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for MYLPF Gene

Domains & Families for MYLPF Gene

Gene Families for MYLPF Gene

Protein Domains for MYLPF Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for MYLPF Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 3 EF-hand domains.
  • Contains 3 EF-hand domains.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with MYLPF: view

Function for MYLPF Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for MYLPF Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005509 calcium ion binding IEA --
GO:0008307 structural constituent of muscle ISS,TAS --
GO:0046872 metal ion binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with MYLPF: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with MYLPF: view

Animal Models for MYLPF Gene

MGI Knock Outs for MYLPF:

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miRNA for MYLPF Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target MYLPF

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for MYLPF Gene

Localization for MYLPF Gene

Subcellular locations from

Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for MYLPF gene
Compartment Confidence
cytoskeleton 5
cytosol 5
lysosome 5
mitochondrion 2
nucleus 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for MYLPF Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005765 lysosomal membrane IDA 17897319
GO:0005829 cytosol TAS --
GO:0005859 muscle myosin complex TAS 6179945
GO:0016459 myosin complex IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with MYLPF: view

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

Pathways & Interactions for MYLPF Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with MYLPF: view

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for MYLPF Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006936 muscle contraction TAS --
GO:0006955 immune response IEA --
GO:0007519 skeletal muscle tissue development ISS --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with MYLPF: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for MYLPF Gene

Drugs & Compounds for MYLPF Gene

(1) Drugs for MYLPF Gene - From: HMDB

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
calcium Nutra 0
genes like me logo Genes that share compounds with MYLPF: view

Transcripts for MYLPF Gene

Unigene Clusters for MYLPF Gene

Myosin light chain, phosphorylatable, fast skeletal muscle:
Representative Sequences:

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

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3a · 3b ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6 ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9a · 9b
SP2: -
SP3: -

Relevant External Links for MYLPF Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for MYLPF Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for MYLPF Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

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

This gene is overexpressed in Muscle - Skeletal (x51.8).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for MYLPF Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Esophagus (20.4), Kidney (16.8), Tonsil (16.3), and Stomach (13.5).

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

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of MYLPF Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for MYLPF Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for MYLPF Gene:

Tissue specificity: Expressed in fetal and adult skeletal muscle.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with MYLPF: view

No data available for Protein tissue co-expression partners for MYLPF Gene

Orthologs for MYLPF Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for MYLPF Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia MYLPF 35
  • 100 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia MYLPF 35
  • 96 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia MYLPF 34 35
  • 92.5 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia MYLPF 34 35
  • 91.52 (n)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia MYLPF 35
  • 89 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Mylpf 34 16 35
  • 88.76 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Mylpf 34
  • 87.77 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia MYLPF 35
  • 62 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia mylpf 34
  • 81.26 (n)
MGC75669 34
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.6263 34
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii mylpfa 35
  • 81 (a)
mylpfb 34 35
  • 75.74 (n)
mylz2 34
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.9038 34
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea mlc-2 34
  • 58.7 (n)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.11077 35
  • 54 (a)
CSA.10194 35
  • 53 (a)
Species where no ortholog for MYLPF was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for MYLPF Gene

Gene Tree for MYLPF (if available)
Gene Tree for MYLPF (if available)

Paralogs for MYLPF Gene

Paralogs for MYLPF Gene

(11) SIMAP similar genes for MYLPF Gene using alignment to 4 proteins:

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

Variants for MYLPF Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for MYLPF Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 16 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs386352335 Uncertain significance 30,377,821(+) CTTCC(A/C)CCCCG downstream-variant-500B, upstream-variant-2KB, reference, missense
rs111228662 -- 30,375,914(+) AGAGG(C/T)GGGTG splice-donor-variant
rs111632823 -- 30,378,200(+) GAAGA(A/C)AGTGA intron-variant, nc-transcript-variant, upstream-variant-2KB, utr-variant-3-prime
rs111664087 -- 30,375,380(+) GAATC(A/G/T)CTTGA intron-variant
rs111873705 -- 30,376,311(+) CACCT(C/T)GGGCC intron-variant

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv827612 CNV gain 20364138

Variation tolerance for MYLPF Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 50.4% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 0.85; 17.70% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for MYLPF Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

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

Disorders for MYLPF Gene

Relevant External Links for MYLPF

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for MYLPF Gene.

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

Publications for MYLPF Gene

  1. 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 64
  2. Human fast skeletal myosin light chain 2 cDNA: isolation, tissue specific expression of the single copy gene, comparative sequence analysis of isoforms and evolutionary relationships. (PMID: 14756420) Sachdev S. … Sarkar S. (DNA Seq. 2003) 3 4 64
  3. Cloning and characterization of cDNA sequences corresponding to myosin light chains 1, 2, and 3, troponin-C, troponin-T, alpha-tropomyosin, and alpha-actin. (PMID: 6179945) Garfinkel L.I. … Nadal-Ginard B. (J. Biol. Chem. 1982) 2 3 64
  4. Systematic proteomics of the VCP-UBXD adaptor network identifies a role for UBXN10 in regulating ciliogenesis. (PMID: 26389662) Raman M. … Harper J.W. (Nat. Cell Biol. 2015) 3 64
  5. Characterization of myosin II regulatory light chain isoforms in HeLa cells. (PMID: 26663899) Kondo T. … Hamao K. (Cytoskeleton (Hoboken) 2015) 3 64

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