Free for academic non-profit institutions. Other users need a Commercial license

Aliases for MZT2A Gene

Aliases for MZT2A Gene

  • Mitotic Spindle Organizing Protein 2A 2 3 5
  • Mitotic-Spindle Organizing Protein Associated With A Ring Of Gamma-Tubulin 2A 2 3 4
  • Family With Sequence Similarity 128, Member A 2 3
  • MOZART2A 3 4
  • FAM128A 3 4
  • Mitotic-Spindle Organizing Protein 2A 3

External Ids for MZT2A Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for MZT2A Gene

  • FAM128A

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MZT2A Gene

  • GC02M132241
  • GC02M124234
  • GC02M132257
  • GC02M132276
  • GC02M132288
  • GC02M132312
  • GC02M132333

Summaries for MZT2A Gene

GeneCards Summary for MZT2A Gene

MZT2A (Mitotic Spindle Organizing Protein 2A) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is MZT2B.

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 MZT2A Gene

Genomics for MZT2A Gene

Regulatory Elements for MZT2A Gene

Enhancers for MZT2A 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
GH02F131490 1.1 ENCODE 33.6 +0.2 174 3.9 HDGF CREB3L1 ARID4B SIN3A FEZF1 DMAP1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF143 ZNF207 LOC150776 MZT2A ENSG00000272769 MIR4784 TUBA3D
GH02F131511 0.8 ENCODE 11.8 -19.3 -19251 1.7 SOX13 HDGF CTCF PKNOX1 PLRG1 RAD21 ZNF48 CTBP1 ZNF366 ZNF143 LOC150776 MZT2A PIR47056
GH02F131208 0.8 Ensembl 6.8 +283.5 283543 2.4 TBP HDAC1 ATF1 CREB3L1 NFRKB NFXL1 FOS KLF13 ZBTB2 NCOA1 FAR2P4 MZT2A KLF2P4 POTEE MED15P8
GH02F131419 0.6 Ensembl 8.3 +73.0 73046 0.3 RNF2 L3MBTL2 ZNF341 MAX ZIC2 LOC150776 MZT2A GNAQP1 GC02P131568 PIR43317
GH02F131016 0.8 Ensembl ENCODE 4.7 +475.1 475099 2.3 ZFHX2 GLIS1 ZNF341 GABPB1 CEBPB PRDM1 EGR2 MZT2A IMP4 PIR58035 GC02P130994
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around MZT2A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for MZT2A Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00000598415 -157 3401 HDGF CREB3L1 ARID4B SIN3A FEZF1 DMAP1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF143 ZNF207

Genomic Location for MZT2A Gene

131,464,900 bp from pter
131,492,743 bp from pter
27,844 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for MZT2A Gene

Genes around MZT2A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
MZT2A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for MZT2A Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for MZT2A Gene

Proteins for MZT2A Gene

  • Protein details for MZT2A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Mitotic-spindle organizing protein 2A
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q3SWV8
    • Q8WVB2

    Protein attributes for MZT2A Gene

    158 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    16221 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Part of the gamma-tubulin complex.
    • Part of the gamma-tubulin complex.
    • Sequence=AAX93252.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for MZT2A Gene

Post-translational modifications for MZT2A Gene

  • Ubiquitination at Lys 110
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for MZT2A Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for MZT2A Gene

Domains & Families for MZT2A Gene

Protein Domains for MZT2A Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for MZT2A Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the MOZART2 family.
  • Belongs to the MOZART2 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with MZT2A: view

No data available for Gene Families for MZT2A Gene

Function for MZT2A Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with MZT2A: view

Animal Model Products

miRNA for MZT2A Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target MZT2A

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

Flow Cytometry Products

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for MZT2A Gene

Localization for MZT2A Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MZT2A Gene

Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton, microtubule organizing center, centrosome. Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton, spindle.

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 MZT2A gene
Compartment Confidence
cytoskeleton 5
nucleus 5
cytosol 5
mitochondrion 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for MZT2A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005813 centrosome ISS --
GO:0005815 microtubule organizing center IEA --
GO:0005819 spindle ISS --
GO:0005856 cytoskeleton IEA --
GO:0008274 gamma-tubulin ring complex ISS --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with MZT2A: view

Pathways & Interactions for MZT2A Gene

SuperPathways for MZT2A Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for MZT2A Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for MZT2A Gene

Transcripts for MZT2A Gene

mRNA/cDNA for MZT2A Gene

(4) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(4) Additional mRNA sequences :
(7) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for MZT2A Gene

Mitotic spindle organizing protein 2A:
Representative Sequences:

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

Flow Cytometry Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for MZT2A Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for MZT2A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for MZT2A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for MZT2A Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for MZT2A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (54.0) and Fetal ovary (11.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for MZT2A Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for MZT2A Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of MZT2A Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for MZT2A Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with MZT2A: view

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for MZT2A Gene

Orthologs for MZT2A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for MZT2A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia MZT2B 35
  • 97 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia -- 35
  • 91 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia MZT2 35
  • 79 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Mzt2b 34
  • 74.57 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Mzt2 34 16 35
  • 73.76 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia -- 35
  • 67 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves -- 35
  • 53 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 35
  • 53 (a)
-- 35
  • 42 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii mzt2b 35
  • 35 (a)
Species where no ortholog for MZT2A 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)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for MZT2A Gene

Gene Tree for MZT2A (if available)
Gene Tree for MZT2A (if available)

Paralogs for MZT2A Gene

Paralogs for MZT2A Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for MZT2A Gene using alignment to 2 proteins: Pseudogenes for MZT2A Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with MZT2A: view

Variants for MZT2A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for MZT2A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10165015 -- 131,487,890(+) GCCTC(A/C)CAAGT intron-variant
rs10168720 -- 131,489,192(+) TTTTC(C/T)TTTCT intron-variant
rs10168805 -- 131,491,602(+) CCTGA(A/G)TGAAG intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs10171363 -- 131,489,425(+) agtgg(C/T)gcaat intron-variant, downstream-variant-500B
rs10171879 -- 131,489,976(+) AGTTT(C/T)TCCCT intron-variant, utr-variant-3-prime

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for MZT2A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv997248 CNV loss 25217958
nsv979124 CNV duplication 23825009
nsv834376 CNV gain 17160897
nsv7327 OTHER inversion 18451855
nsv583145 CNV loss 21841781
nsv583143 CNV gain+loss 21841781
nsv583140 CNV gain 21841781
nsv524021 CNV loss 19592680
nsv470486 CNV loss 18288195
nsv459396 CNV gain 19166990
nsv428404 CNV loss 18775914
nsv1014682 CNV loss 25217958
nsv1008539 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1006738 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1002963 CNV gain 25217958
esv3893359 CNV gain+loss 25118596
esv3592484 CNV gain 21293372
esv3592483 CNV loss 21293372
esv3584079 CNV loss 25503493
esv3575300 CNV gain 25503493
esv34704 CNV gain 17911159
esv34412 CNV gain 17911159
esv2760576 CNV gain+loss 21179565
esv2759092 CNV gain+loss 17122850
esv2670824 CNV deletion 23128226
dgv476n27 CNV loss 19166990
dgv4080n100 CNV gain 25217958
dgv4079n100 CNV loss 25217958
dgv4077n100 CNV gain 25217958
dgv4075n100 CNV gain 25217958

Variation tolerance for MZT2A Gene

Gene Damage Index Score: 7.64; 82.77% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for MZT2A Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MZT2A Gene

Disorders for MZT2A Gene

Relevant External Links for MZT2A

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

No disorders were found for MZT2A Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for MZT2A Gene

Publications for MZT2A Gene

  1. Systematic analysis of human protein complexes identifies chromosome segregation proteins. (PMID: 20360068) Hutchins J.R. … Peters J.M. (Science 2010) 2 3 4 64
  2. Variation at the NFATC2 locus increases the risk of thiazolidinedione-induced edema in the Diabetes REduction Assessment with ramipril and rosiglitazone Medication (DREAM) study. (PMID: 20628086) Bailey S.D. … Anand S. (Diabetes Care 2010) 3 46 64
  3. A human interactome in three quantitative dimensions organized by stoichiometries and abundances. (PMID: 26496610) Hein M.Y. … Mann M. (Cell 2015) 3 64
  4. A Dynamic Protein Interaction Landscape of the Human Centrosome-Cilium Interface. (PMID: 26638075) Gupta G.D. … Pelletier L. (Cell 2015) 3 64
  5. LGALS3BP regulates centriole biogenesis and centrosome hypertrophy in cancer cells. (PMID: 23443559) Fogeron M.L. … Lange B.M. (Nat Commun 2013) 3 64

Products for MZT2A Gene

Sources for MZT2A Gene

Loading form....