Aliases for TARS2 Gene
External Ids for TARS2 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for TARS2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TARS2 Gene
This gene encodes a member of the class-II aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase family. The encoded protein is a mitochondrial aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase. Alternative splicing results in multiple transcript variants. A related pseudogene has been identified on chromosome 4. [provided by RefSeq, Dec 2012]
GeneCards Summary for TARS2 Gene
TARS2 (Threonyl-TRNA Synthetase 2, Mitochondrial (Putative)) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with TARS2 include Combined Oxidative Phosphorylation Deficiency 21 and Hypertonia. Among its related pathways are tRNA Aminoacylation and Gene Expression. GO annotations related to this gene include nucleotide binding and ligase activity, forming aminoacyl-tRNA and related compounds. An important paralog of this gene is TARS.