Aliases for RNASE2 Gene
External Ids for RNASE2 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for RNASE2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for RNASE2 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a non-secretory ribonuclease that belongs to the pancreatic ribonuclease family, a subset of the ribonuclease A superfamily. The protein antimicrobial activity against viruses. [provided by RefSeq, Oct 2014]
GeneCards Summary for RNASE2 Gene
RNASE2 (Ribonuclease, RNase A Family, 2 (Liver, Eosinophil-Derived Neurotoxin)) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding and ribonuclease activity. An important paralog of this gene is ANG.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RNASE2 Gene
This is a non-secretory ribonuclease. It is a pyrimidine specific nuclease with a slight preference for U. Cytotoxin and helminthotoxin. Selectively chemotactic for dendritic cells. Possesses a wide variety of biological activities.