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Aliases for PXMP2 Gene

Aliases for PXMP2 Gene

  • Peroxisomal Membrane Protein 2, 22kDa 2 3
  • 22 KDa Peroxisomal Membrane Protein 3 4
  • PMP22 3 4
  • Peroxisomal Membrane Protein 2 (22kD) 2
  • Peroxisomal Membrane Protein 2 3

External Ids for PXMP2 Gene

Summaries for PXMP2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for PXMP2 Gene

PXMP2 (Peroxisomal Membrane Protein 2, 22kDa) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Neural Crest Differentiation and Peroxisome. An important paralog of this gene is MPV17L2.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PXMP2 Gene

  • Seems to be involved in pore-forming activity and may contribute to the unspecific permeability of the peroxisomal membrane

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for PXMP2 Gene

Genomics for PXMP2 Gene

Genomic Location for PXMP2 Gene

132,687,606 bp from pter
132,704,991 bp from pter
17,386 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for PXMP2 Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for PXMP2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for PXMP2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for PXMP2 Gene

Proteins for PXMP2 Gene

  • Protein details for PXMP2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Peroxisomal membrane protein 2
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:

    Protein attributes for PXMP2 Gene

    195 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    22253 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with PEX19 and SIVA1.

neXtProt entry for PXMP2 Gene

Proteomics data for PXMP2 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for PXMP2 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for PXMP2 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for PXMP2 Gene

Domains for PXMP2 Gene

Protein Domains for PXMP2 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for PXMP2 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the peroxisomal membrane protein PXMP2/4 family.:
    • Q9NR77
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with PXMP2: view

No data available for Gene Families for PXMP2 Gene

Function for PXMP2 Gene

Molecular function for PXMP2 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Seems to be involved in pore-forming activity and may contribute to the unspecific permeability of the peroxisomal membrane

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for PXMP2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 11590176
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with PXMP2: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with PXMP2: view

miRNA for PXMP2 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target PXMP2

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for PXMP2 Gene

Localization for PXMP2 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PXMP2 Gene

Peroxisome membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for PXMP2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IDA 8624723
GO:0005739 mitochondrion IEA --
GO:0005778 peroxisomal membrane IDA 11590176
GO:0016020 membrane IDA 19946888
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with PXMP2: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS for PXMP2 Gene

Pathways for PXMP2 Gene

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Pathways by source for PXMP2 Gene

2 BioSystems pathways for PXMP2 Gene
1 KEGG pathway for PXMP2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for PXMP2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0008150 biological_process ND --
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Transcripts for PXMP2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for PXMP2 Gene

Peroxisomal membrane protein 2, 22kDa:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for PXMP2 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b · 8c
SP1: - -
SP2: -
SP3: - -
SP4: -

Relevant External Links for PXMP2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for PXMP2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for PXMP2 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for PXMP2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Liver (10.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for PXMP2 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for PXMP2 Gene Hs.430299

genes like me logo Genes that share expressions with PXMP2: view

No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for PXMP2 Gene

Orthologs for PXMP2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for PXMP2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia PXMP2 35
  • 83.93 (n)
  • 84.1 (a)
PXMP2 36
  • 82 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia PXMP2 35
  • 85.59 (n)
  • 83.23 (a)
PXMP2 36
  • 81 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Pxmp2 35
  • 79.97 (n)
  • 75.65 (a)
Pxmp2 16
Pxmp2 36
  • 76 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia PXMP2 36
  • 66 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia PXMP2 36
  • 66 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Pxmp2 35
  • 80.76 (n)
  • 77.32 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia pxmp2 35
  • 62.57 (n)
  • 61.4 (a)
Str.5981 35
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.6157 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii pxmp2 35
  • 58.6 (n)
  • 57.37 (a)
pxmp2 36
  • 52 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG7970 36
  • 25 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes SYM1 36
  • 26 (a)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons AT5G19750 35
  • 46.75 (n)
  • 34.76 (a)
Species with no ortholog for PXMP2:
  • 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)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes)
  • 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)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • 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)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for PXMP2 Gene

Gene Tree for PXMP2 (if available)
Gene Tree for PXMP2 (if available)

Paralogs for PXMP2 Gene

Paralogs for PXMP2 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for PXMP2 Gene using alignment to 5 proteins:

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Variants for PXMP2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for PXMP2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 12 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs10007 -- 132,704,876(-) GGCAG(C/T)GACTG utr-variant-3-prime
rs15720 -- 132,704,878(-) AAGGC(A/G)GTGAC utr-variant-3-prime
rs1129783 -- 132,704,958(+) GGATC(A/C)CAATA utr-variant-3-prime
rs4077415 -- 132,700,924(+) AGGAA(G/T)TGACA intron-variant
rs4883610 -- 132,701,489(-) ACTAC(A/C)AAAGA intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for PXMP2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv1534n71 CNV Loss 21882294
esv2422284 CNV Deletion 17116639
nsv899827 CNV Gain 21882294
nsv512304 CNV Loss 21212237
esv24887 CNV Gain+Loss 19812545
esv25236 CNV Gain 19812545
nsv820594 CNV Deletion 20802225
nsv512305 CNV Loss 21212237
esv2747033 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv2747034 CNV Deletion 23290073

Relevant External Links for PXMP2 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PXMP2 Gene

Disorders for PXMP2 Gene

No disorders were found for PXMP2 Gene.

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PXMP2 Gene

Publications for PXMP2 Gene

  1. Two different targeting signals direct human peroxisomal membrane protein 22 to peroxisomes. (PMID: 11590176) Brosius U. … Gaertner J. (J. Biol. Chem. 2002) 2 3 4 23
  2. PEX19 binds multiple peroxisomal membrane proteins, is predominantly cytoplasmic, and is required for peroxisome membrane synthesis. (PMID: 10704444) Sacksteder K.A. … Gould S.J. (J. Cell Biol. 2000) 3 4
  3. The zinc containing pro-apoptotic protein siva interacts with the peroxisomal membrane protein pmp22. (PMID: 16683188) Nestler M. … Munder T. (Mol. Cell. Biochem. 2006) 3 4
  4. Characterization of the interaction between recombinant human peroxin Pex3p and Pex19p: identification of TRP-104 IN Pex3p as a critical residue for the interaction. (PMID: 18174172) Sato Y. … Kato H. (J. Biol. Chem. 2008) 3
  5. Defining the membrane proteome of NK cells. (PMID: 19946888) Ghosh D. … Wilkins J.A. (J Mass Spectrom 2010) 3

Products for PXMP2 Gene

  • DNA Methylation CpG Assay Predesigned for Pyrosequencing in human,mouse,rat
  • Pathway & Disease-focused RT² Profiler PCR Arrays
  • QIAGEN qRT-PCR Assays for microRNAs that regulate PXMP2
    • QuantiTect SYBR Green Assays in human,mouse,rat
    • Pre-validated RT² qPCR Primer Assay in human,mouse,rat
    • QuantiFast Probe-based Assays in human,mouse,rat
    • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for PXMP2
    • Block miRNA regulation of PXMP2 using miScript Target Protectors

    Sources for PXMP2 Gene

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