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Aliases for MYLPF Gene

Aliases for MYLPF Gene

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

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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 RhoGDI Pathway and Regulation of actin cytoskeleton. GO annotations related to this gene include calcium ion binding and structural constituent of muscle. An important paralog of this gene is MYL12A.

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

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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

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

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

Proteomics data for MYLPF Gene at MOPED

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 for MYLPF Gene

Gene Families for MYLPF Gene

  • EFHAND :EF-hand domain containing
  • MYL :Myosins / Light chain

Protein Domains for MYLPF Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for MYLPF Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q96A32
  • Contains 3 EF-hand domains.
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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 --
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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) , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for MYLPF Gene

Localization for MYLPF Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for MYLPF Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for MYLPF gene
Compartment Confidence
cytoskeleton 4
cytosol 2
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
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No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MYLPF Gene

Pathways for MYLPF Gene

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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 --
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Compounds for MYLPF Gene

(1) HMDB Compounds for MYLPF Gene

Compound Synonyms Cas Number PubMed IDs
  • Ca
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Transcripts for MYLPF Gene

mRNA/cDNA 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 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 (51.8).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for MYLPF Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for MYLPF Gene Hs.50889

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for MYLPF Gene

Tissue specificity: Expressed in fetal and adult skeletal muscle.
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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 36
  • 100 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia MYLPF 35
  • 91.52 (n)
  • 97.63 (a)
  • 97 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia MYLPF 35
  • 92.5 (n)
  • 95.86 (a)
  • 95 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Mylpf 35
  • 88.76 (n)
  • 95.86 (a)
Mylpf 16
Mylpf 36
  • 96 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia MYLPF 36
  • 96 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia MYLPF 36
  • 89 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Mylpf 35
  • 87.77 (n)
  • 95.86 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia MYLPF 36
  • 62 (a)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.6263 35
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia MGC75669 35
mylpf 35
  • 81.26 (n)
  • 89.35 (a)
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.9038 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii mylpfa 36
  • 81 (a)
mylpfb 35
  • 75.74 (n)
  • 81.66 (a)
mylpfb 36
  • 81 (a)
mylz2 35
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea mlc-2 35
  • 58.7 (n)
  • 50.31 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.10194 36
  • 53 (a)
CSA.11077 36
  • 54 (a)
Species with no ortholog for MYLPF:
  • 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

Selected SIMAP similar genes for MYLPF Gene using alignment to 4 proteins:

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Variants for MYLPF Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for MYLPF Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 16 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs7201180 -- 30,373,415(+) gcggg(A/G)aaacc upstream-variant-2KB
rs8046445 -- 30,374,941(+) TGGTT(C/T)CCAGT intron-variant
rs8050812 -- 30,374,516(+) CAGAA(C/T)GATGC upstream-variant-2KB
rs9928218 -- 30,373,079(+) GATGG(A/G)AACTA upstream-variant-2KB
rs11863150 -- 30,374,182(+) GCTTC(A/G)TGGCA upstream-variant-2KB

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv905724 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv827612 CNV Gain 20364138
nsv905725 CNV Loss 21882294

Relevant External Links for MYLPF Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

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)
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MYLPF Gene

Publications for MYLPF Gene

  1. 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
  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. 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
  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) 3
  5. The nucleotide sequence of a rat myosin light chain 2 gene. (PMID: 6091059) Nudel U. … Levy Z. (Nucleic Acids Res. 1984) 3

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