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Aliases for RPS4Y2 Gene

Aliases for RPS4Y2 Gene

  • Ribosomal Protein S4, Y-Linked 2 2 3
  • Ribosomal Protein S4, Y-Linked 2 Pseudogene 2 3
  • RPS4Y2P 3 4
  • 40S Ribosomal Protein S4, Y Isoform 2 3
  • 40S Ribosomal Protein S4, Y 3

External Ids for RPS4Y2 Gene

Previous Symbols for RPS4Y2 Gene

  • RPS4Y2P

Summaries for RPS4Y2 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for RPS4Y2 Gene

  • The protein encoded by this gene is a ribosomal protein that is highly similar to RPS4Y1. This gene is located in the male-specific region of the Y chromosome. [provided by RefSeq, Aug 2012]

GeneCards Summary for RPS4Y2 Gene

RPS4Y2 (Ribosomal Protein S4, Y-Linked 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with RPS4Y2 include y chromosome infertility. Among its related pathways are CFTR translational fidelity (class I mutations). GO annotations related to this gene include structural constituent of ribosome and rRNA binding.

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for RPS4Y2 Gene

Genomics for RPS4Y2 Gene

Genomic Location for RPS4Y2 Gene

20,756,068 bp from pter
20,781,032 bp from pter
24,965 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for RPS4Y2 Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for RPS4Y2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for RPS4Y2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for RPS4Y2 Gene

Proteins for RPS4Y2 Gene

  • Protein details for RPS4Y2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    40S ribosomal protein S4, Y isoform 2
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A6NIR6

    Protein attributes for RPS4Y2 Gene

    263 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    29295 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for RPS4Y2 Gene

Proteomics data for RPS4Y2 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for RPS4Y2 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Ubiquitination at Lys16, Lys22, Lys37, Lys53, Lys62, and Lys233

Other Protein References for RPS4Y2 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for RPS4Y2 Gene

Domains for RPS4Y2 Gene

Gene Families for RPS4Y2 Gene

  • RPS :S ribosomal proteins


  • Contains 1 S4 RNA-binding domain.:
    • Q8TD47
  • Belongs to the ribosomal protein S4e family.:
    • Q8TD47
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Function for RPS4Y2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for RPS4Y2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003674 molecular_function ND --
GO:0003723 RNA binding --
GO:0003735 structural constituent of ribosome IEA --
GO:0019843 rRNA binding IEA --
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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for RPS4Y2 Gene

Localization for RPS4Y2 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for RPS4Y2 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for RPS4Y2 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 3
mitochondrion 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for RPS4Y2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005575 cellular_component ND --
GO:0005622 intracellular --
GO:0005840 ribosome IEA --
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Pathways for RPS4Y2 Gene

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Pathways by source for RPS4Y2 Gene

1 GeneGo (Thomson Reuters Life Sciences Research) pathway for RPS4Y2 Gene

Interacting Proteins for RPS4Y2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for RPS4Y2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006412 translation IEA --
GO:0008150 biological_process ND --
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Transcripts for RPS4Y2 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for RPS4Y2 Gene

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

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for RPS4Y2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for RPS4Y2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for RPS4Y2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for RPS4Y2 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for RPS4Y2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (22.4) and Prostate (17.2).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, MOPED, and MaxQB for RPS4Y2 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for RPS4Y2 Gene Hs.367761

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Orthologs for RPS4Y2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for RPS4Y2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia RPS4Y2 36
  • 98.99 (n)
  • 97.34 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia RPS4Y1 36
  • 79.72 (n)
  • 90.87 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia RPS4X 36
  • 80.86 (n)
  • 91.63 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Rps4y2 36
  • 73.82 (n)
  • 86.59 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta RpS4 38
  • 72 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea Y43B11AR.4 38
  • 61 (a)
Species with no ortholog for RPS4Y2:
  • 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)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • 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)
  • mouse (Mus musculus)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • 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)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for RPS4Y2 Gene

Gene Tree for RPS4Y2 (if available)
Gene Tree for RPS4Y2 (if available)

Paralogs for RPS4Y2 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for RPS4Y2 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

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No data available for Paralogs for RPS4Y2 Gene

Variants for RPS4Y2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for RPS4Y2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 0Y pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs9786516 -- 20,772,223(+) gtcat(A/G)gaaat intron-variant
rs13303733 -- 20,762,643(+) cgctg(A/C)aacct intron-variant
rs13303931 -- 20,762,642(+) tcgct(A/G)caacc intron-variant
rs13303993 -- 20,766,813(+) CCTCA(A/G)CAGCT intron-variant
rs13304464 -- 20,762,462(+) TGTTG(C/T)GTCTA intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for RPS4Y2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv10025 CNV Gain 18304495

Relevant External Links for RPS4Y2 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

Disorders for RPS4Y2 Gene

(1) MalaCards Diseases for RPS4Y2 Gene

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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RPS4Y2 Gene

Publications for RPS4Y2 Gene

  1. The male-specific region of the human Y chromosome is a mosaic of discrete sequence classes. (PMID: 12815422) Skaletsky H. … Page D.C. (Nature 2003) 2 3 4
  2. Y Chromosome Infertility (PMID: 20301513) Pagon R.A. … Stephens K. ( 1993) 3
  3. The human RPS4 paralogue on Yq11.223 encodes a structurally conserved ribosomal protein and is preferentially expressed during spermatogenesis. (PMID: 20459660) Lopes A.M. … Affara N.A. (BMC Mol. Biol. 2010) 3
  4. A proteome-wide, quantitative survey of in vivo ubiquitylation sites reveals widespread regulatory roles. (PMID: 21890473) Wagner S.A. … Choudhary C. (Mol. Cell Proteomics 2011) 3
  5. Systematic and quantitative assessment of the ubiquitin-modified proteome. (PMID: 21906983) Kim W. … Gygi S.P. (Mol. Cell 2011) 3

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