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Aliases for PLA2G2C Gene

Aliases for PLA2G2C Gene

  • Phospholipase A2, Group IIC 2 3
  • Phosphatidylcholine 2-Acylhydrolase-Like Protein GIIC 4
  • Phospholipase A2, Group IIC (Possible Pseudogene) 2

External Ids for PLA2G2C Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PLA2G2C Gene

  • GC01U990213
  • GC01M019959
  • GC01M020349
  • GC01M020489
  • GC01M018736

Summaries for PLA2G2C Gene

GeneCards Summary for PLA2G2C Gene

PLA2G2C (Phospholipase A2, Group IIC) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Ras signaling pathway and Metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include calcium ion binding and calcium-dependent phospholipase A2 activity. An important paralog of this gene is PLA2G2D.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PLA2G2C Gene

  • Inactive phospholipase.

Tocris Summary for PLA2G2C Gene

  • Phospholipases are a group of enzymes that hydrolyze phospholipids into fatty acids and other lipophilic molecules. There are four major classes; phospholipase A, phospholipase B, phosphoinositide-specific phospholipase C and phospholipase D.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for PLA2G2C Gene

Genomics for PLA2G2C Gene

Regulatory Elements for PLA2G2C Gene

Genomic Location for PLA2G2C Gene

20,161,253 bp from pter
20,177,424 bp from pter
16,172 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for PLA2G2C Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for PLA2G2C Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for PLA2G2C Gene

Proteins for PLA2G2C Gene

  • Protein details for PLA2G2C Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Putative inactive group IIC secretory phospholipase A2
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q7M4M6

    Protein attributes for PLA2G2C Gene

    149 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    16844 Da
    Name=Ca(2+); Xref=ChEBI:CHEBI:29108; Note=Binds 1 Ca(2+) ion per subunit.;
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=CAI20258.1; Type=Erroneous gene model prediction; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for PLA2G2C Gene

Proteomics data for PLA2G2C Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for PLA2G2C Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for PLA2G2C Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for PLA2G2C Gene

Domains & Families for PLA2G2C Gene

Gene Families for PLA2G2C Gene

Protein Domains for PLA2G2C Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for PLA2G2C Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the phospholipase A2 family.
  • Belongs to the phospholipase A2 family.
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Function for PLA2G2C Gene

Molecular function for PLA2G2C Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
phospholipase A2,group IIC,Ca2+ dependent,non pancreatic,secreted,likely pseudogene
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Inactive phospholipase.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for PLA2G2C Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0004623 phospholipase A2 activity IEA --
GO:0005509 calcium ion binding IEA --
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miRNA for PLA2G2C Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target PLA2G2C

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for PLA2G2C Gene

Localization for PLA2G2C Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PLA2G2C Gene


Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for PLA2G2C Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for PLA2G2C gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 3

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for PLA2G2C Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005576 extracellular region IEA --
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Pathways & Interactions for PLA2G2C Gene

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Interacting Proteins for PLA2G2C Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for PLA2G2C Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006644 phospholipid metabolic process IEA --
GO:0016042 lipid catabolic process IEA --
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No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for PLA2G2C Gene

Drugs & Compounds for PLA2G2C Gene

(2) Drugs for PLA2G2C Gene - From: Tocris and HMDB

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Calcium Nutra 0
D609 Pharma PC-PLC inhibitor, Selective PC-PLC inhibitor 0

(8) Additional Compounds for PLA2G2C Gene - From: Tocris and HMDB

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
  • (2-acetyloxy-3-octadec-9-enoxypropyl) 2-trimethylazaniumylethyl phosphate
  • 2-Acetyl-1-(9Z-octadecenyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine
  • PC(O-18:1(9Z)/2:0)
Phosphatidylcholines Group A
  • (Z,Z)-(1)-(7-Oleoyl-4-oxido-10-oxo-3,5,9-trioxa-4-phosphaheptacos-18-enyl)trimethylammonium 4-oxide
  • (Z,Z)-4-hydroxy-N,N,N-trimethyl-10-oxo-7-[(1-oxo-9-octadecenyl)oxy]-3,5,9-Trioxa-4-phosphaheptacos-18-en-1-aminium 4-oxide hydroxide inner salt
  • 1,2-Dioleoyl-rac-glycero-3-phosphocholine
  • 1,2-Dioleoylglycerol-3-phosphorylcholine
  • 1,2-Dioleoylglyceryl-3-phosphorylcholine
68737-67-7, 63-89-8
Phosphatidylcholines Group B
  • 1-(1-Enyl-palmitoyl)-2-stearidonoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine
  • GPCho(16:0/18:4)
  • GPCho(16:0/18:4n3)
  • GPCho(16:0/18:4w3)
  • GPCho(34:4)
Phosphatidylcholines Group C
  • 1,2-Di(1-enyl-palmitoyl)-rac-glycero-3-phosphocholine
  • GPCho(16:0/16:0)
  • GPCho(32:0)
  • Lecithin
  • PC aa C32:0
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Transcripts for PLA2G2C Gene

mRNA/cDNA for PLA2G2C Gene

(1) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(0) Additional mRNA sequences :
(2) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(3) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for PLA2G2C Gene

Phospholipase A2, group IIC:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for PLA2G2C Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for PLA2G2C Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for PLA2G2C Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for PLA2G2C Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for PLA2G2C Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Colon - Sigmoid (x14.9) and Esophagus - Muscularis (x4.2).

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for PLA2G2C Gene Hs.512512

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Primer Products

In Situ Assay Products

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 Protein tissue co-expression partners for PLA2G2C Gene

Orthologs for PLA2G2C Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for PLA2G2C Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia PLA2G2C 35
  • 76.92 (n)
  • 68.53 (a)
PLA2G2C 36
  • 64 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Pla2g2c 35
  • 75.06 (n)
  • 64.63 (a)
Pla2g2c 16
Pla2g2c 36
  • 67 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Pla2g2c 35
  • 73.7 (n)
  • 65.31 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia PLA2G2C 36
  • 69 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia PLA2G2C 36
  • 55 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia PLA2G2C 36
  • 84 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves PLA2G2A 36
  • 33 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 36
  • 39 (a)
Species with no ortholog for PLA2G2C:
  • 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)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for PLA2G2C Gene

Gene Tree for PLA2G2C (if available)
Gene Tree for PLA2G2C (if available)

Paralogs for PLA2G2C Gene

Paralogs for PLA2G2C Gene

(7) SIMAP similar genes for PLA2G2C Gene using alignment to 2 proteins:

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Variants for PLA2G2C Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for PLA2G2C Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs2301472 -- 20,172,421(+) TTTGT(C/T)CAACT intron-variant
rs2301473 -- 20,172,459(+) AAAAT(C/G)ACAGA intron-variant
rs2301474 -- 20,172,540(+) ATTTA(C/T)TGAGC intron-variant
rs2301475 -- 20,172,675(+) GAATA(C/T)CTCCT intron-variant
rs2301476 -- 20,173,175(+) GCCAG(A/G)CATGG intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for PLA2G2C Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2606339 CNV Deletion 19546169
esv2380061 CNV Deletion 18987734
esv2744931 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv2674305 CNV Deletion 23128226
esv26523 CNV Loss 19812545
esv2674003 CNV Deletion 23128226
esv26309 CNV Loss 19812545

Variation tolerance for PLA2G2C Gene

Gene Damage Index Score: 9.68; 89.24% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for PLA2G2C Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PLA2G2C Gene

Disorders for PLA2G2C Gene

Relevant External Links for PLA2G2C

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
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No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for PLA2G2C Gene

Publications for PLA2G2C Gene

  1. Low-molecular-weight, calcium-dependent phospholipase A2 genes are linked and map to homologous chromosome regions in mouse and human. (PMID: 8838795) Tischfield J.A. … Lusis A.J. (Genomics 1996) 2 67
  2. The DNA sequence and biological annotation of human chromosome 1. (PMID: 16710414) Gregory S.G. … Bentley D.R. (Nature 2006) 67
  3. Insights into the bile acid transportation system: the human ileal lipid-binding protein-cholyltaurine complex and its comparison with homologous structures. (PMID: 12486725) Kurz M. … Kramer W. (Proteins 2003) 26
  4. Mechanisms of prionSc- and HIV-1 gp120 induced neuronal cell death. (PMID: 9745929) SchrAPder H.C. … MA1ller W.E. (Neurotoxicology 1998) 67
  5. HIV and SIV envelope glycoproteins induce phospholipase A2 activation in human and macaque lymphocytes. (PMID: 9377118) Mavoungou E. … Russo-Marie F. (J. Acquir. Immune Defic. Syndr. Hum. Retrovirol. 1997) 67

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