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Aliases for PITPNM2 Gene

Aliases for PITPNM2 Gene

  • Phosphatidylinositol Transfer Protein, Membrane-Associated 2 2 3 4
  • NIR-3 3 4
  • NIR3 3 4
  • Membrane-Associated Phosphatidylinositol Transfer Protein 2 3
  • PYK2 N-Terminal Domain-Interacting Receptor 3 3
  • Pyk2 N-Terminal Domain-Interacting Receptor 3 4
  • Retinal Degeneration B Alpha 2 3
  • KIAA1457 4
  • PITPnm 2 4
  • RDGBA2 3
  • RDGB2 3

External Ids for PITPNM2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PITPNM2 Gene

  • GC12M123276
  • GC12M121905
  • GC12M121907
  • GC12M121992
  • GC12M123468
  • GC12M120429

Summaries for PITPNM2 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for PITPNM2 Gene

  • PITPNM2 belongs to a family of membrane-associated phosphatidylinositol transfer domain-containing proteins that share homology with the Drosophila retinal degeneration B (rdgB) protein (Ocaka et al., 2005 [PubMed 15627748]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]

GeneCards Summary for PITPNM2 Gene

PITPNM2 (Phosphatidylinositol Transfer Protein, Membrane-Associated 2) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include calcium ion binding and lipid binding. An important paralog of this gene is PITPNC1.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PITPNM2 Gene

  • Catalyzes the transfer of phosphatidylinositol and phosphatidylcholine between membranes (in vitro). Binds calcium ions.

No data available for Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for PITPNM2 Gene

Genomics for PITPNM2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for PITPNM2 Gene

Genomic Location for PITPNM2 Gene

122,983,480 bp from pter
123,150,015 bp from pter
166,536 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for PITPNM2 Gene

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Genomic Location for PITPNM2 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for PITPNM2 Gene

Proteins for PITPNM2 Gene

  • Protein details for PITPNM2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Membrane-associated phosphatidylinositol transfer protein 2
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q9P271

    Protein attributes for PITPNM2 Gene

    1349 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    148933 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with PTK2B via its C-terminus.
    • Sequence=BAA95981.2; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for PITPNM2 Gene


neXtProt entry for PITPNM2 Gene

Proteomics data for PITPNM2 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for PITPNM2 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for PITPNM2 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for PITPNM2 Gene

Domains for PITPNM2 Gene

Protein Domains for PITPNM2 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for PITPNM2 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q9BZ72
  • Contains 1 DDHD domain.
  • Belongs to the PtdIns transfer protein family. PI transfer class IIA subfamily.
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No data available for Gene Families for PITPNM2 Gene

Function for PITPNM2 Gene

Molecular function for PITPNM2 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Catalyzes the transfer of phosphatidylinositol and phosphatidylcholine between membranes (in vitro). Binds calcium ions.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for PITPNM2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005509 calcium ion binding NAS 10022914
GO:0008289 lipid binding IEA --
GO:0046872 metal ion binding --
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Phenotypes for PITPNM2 Gene

MGI mutant phenotypes for PITPNM2:
inferred from 1 alleles
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Animal Models for PITPNM2 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for PITPNM2:

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miRNA for PITPNM2 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target PITPNM2

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for PITPNM2 Gene

Localization for PITPNM2 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PITPNM2 Gene

Endomembrane system; Peripheral membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for PITPNM2 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for PITPNM2 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 3
plasma membrane 3

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for PITPNM2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005622 intracellular --
GO:0012505 endomembrane system IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane NAS 10022914
GO:0043231 intracellular membrane-bounded organelle IDA --
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Pathways for PITPNM2 Gene

SuperPathways for PITPNM2 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for PITPNM2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006810 transport IEA --
GO:0008152 metabolic process NAS 10022914
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No data available for Pathways by source for PITPNM2 Gene

Compounds for PITPNM2 Gene

(1455) HMDB Compounds for PITPNM2 Gene

Compound Synonyms Cas Number PubMed IDs
  • Ca
  • Phosphatidylcholine(14:0/14:0)
Not Available
  • Phosphatidylcholine(14:0/14:1)
Not Available
  • GPCho(14:0/15:0)
Not Available
  • GPCho(30:0)
Not Available
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Transcripts for PITPNM2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for PITPNM2 Gene

Phosphatidylinositol transfer protein, membrane-associated 2:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for PITPNM2 Gene

No ASD Table

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GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for PITPNM2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for PITPNM2 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for PITPNM2 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for PITPNM2 Gene Hs.272759

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for PITPNM2 Gene

Tissue specificity: Highly expressed in brain, heart, ovary, testis and thymus. Detected in small intestine, prostate, pancreas, skeletal muscle, liver, colon and placenta.
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No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues for PITPNM2 Gene

Orthologs for PITPNM2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for PITPNM2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia PITPNM2 35
  • 99.38 (n)
  • 99.48 (a)
  • 99 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia PITPNM2 35
  • 89.85 (n)
  • 92.86 (a)
  • 93 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia PITPNM2 35
  • 89.51 (n)
  • 93.16 (a)
  • 90 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Pitpnm2 35
  • 86.86 (n)
  • 90.79 (a)
Pitpnm2 16
Pitpnm2 36
  • 91 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia PITPNM2 36
  • 78 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia PITPNM2 36
  • 75 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Pitpnm2 35
  • 87.07 (n)
  • 90.94 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves PITPNM2 35
  • 73.33 (n)
  • 79.77 (a)
  • 77 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia PITPNM2 36
  • 71 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia pitpnm2 35
  • 70.91 (n)
  • 79.62 (a)
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.6601 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii LOC100333901 35
  • 66.94 (n)
  • 64.5 (a)
  • 56 (a)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP000033 35
  • 61.37 (n)
  • 54.21 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta rdgB 35
  • 58.32 (n)
  • 53.23 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea pitp-1 35
  • 51.79 (n)
  • 48.02 (a)
Species with no ortholog for PITPNM2:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • 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)
  • 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 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)

Evolution for PITPNM2 Gene

Gene Tree for PITPNM2 (if available)
Gene Tree for PITPNM2 (if available)

Paralogs for PITPNM2 Gene

Paralogs for PITPNM2 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for PITPNM2 Gene using alignment to 7 proteins:

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Variants for PITPNM2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for PITPNM2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 12 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs478670 -- 123,076,837(-) TTAGC(A/C)CCCAG intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs484200 -- 123,066,415(-) GGCTC(A/G)TGAGT intron-variant
rs520088 -- 123,037,603(+) CCTTA(C/G)GAGTC intron-variant
rs523432 -- 123,090,593(+) gtcta(A/G)aactc intron-variant
rs523682 -- 123,037,976(+) GCGTG(C/T)AGGCA intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for PITPNM2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv1497n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv517200 CNV Loss 19592680
dgv22n68 CNV Loss 17160897
nsv455732 CNV Loss 19166990
nsv899577 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv899578 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv914 CNV Insertion 18451855
esv2646329 CNV Deletion 19546169

Relevant External Links for PITPNM2 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PITPNM2 Gene

Disorders for PITPNM2 Gene

(1) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for PITPNM2 Gene

Relevant External Links for PITPNM2

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PITPNM2 Gene

Publications for PITPNM2 Gene

  1. Identification of a novel family of targets of PYK2 related to Drosophila retinal degeneration B (rdgB) protein. (PMID: 10022914) Lev S. … Schlessinger J. (Mol. Cell. Biol. 1999) 2 3 4 23
  2. Prediction of the coding sequences of unidentified human genes. XVII. The complete sequences of 100 new cDNA clones from brain which code for large proteins in vitro. (PMID: 10819331) Nagase T. … Ohara O. (DNA Res. 2000) 3 4
  3. Duffy-null-associated low neutrophil counts influence HIV-1 susceptibility in high-risk South African black women. (PMID: 21507922) Ramsuran V. … Ndung'u T. (Clin. Infect. Dis. 2011) 3 48
  4. Genome-wide association analysis identifies 13 new risk loci for schizophrenia. (PMID: 23974872) Ripke S. … Sullivan P.F. (Nat. Genet. 2013) 3
  5. Systematic validation of antibody binding and protein subcellular localization using siRNA and confocal microscopy. (PMID: 22361696) Stadler C. … Lundberg E. (J. Proteomics 2012) 4

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