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Aliases for UBN2 Gene

Aliases for UBN2 Gene

  • Ubinuclein 2 2 3 5
  • Ubinuclein-2 3
  • KIAA2030 4

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for UBN2 Gene

  • GC07P138568
  • GC07P138912
  • GC07P133226

Summaries for UBN2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for UBN2 Gene

UBN2 (Ubinuclein 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include DNA binding transcription factor activity. An important paralog of this gene is UBN1.

Additional gene information for UBN2 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for UBN2 Gene

Genomics for UBN2 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for UBN2 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for UBN2 Gene
GeneHancer (GH) Identifier GH Type GH
GH Sources Gene Association Score Total Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor
Binding Sites
Gene Targets
GH07I139229 Promoter/Enhancer 2.3 EPDnew FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 553.8 +2.2 2213 3.6 HDGF PKNOX1 SMAD1 FOXA2 MLX ARID4B SIN3A FEZF1 DMAP1 ZNF2 UBN2 ENSG00000273391 ZC3HAV1 GC07M139292
GH07I139101 Promoter/Enhancer 2.8 EPDnew FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 40.5 -122.1 -122078 11.2 FEZF1 DMAP1 YBX1 YY1 E2F8 ZNF143 SP3 MEF2D ZNF610 GLIS1 ZC3HAV1 LUC7L2 UBN2 TTC26 ZC3HAV1L PARP12 RPL17P28 GC07P138894
GH07I139339 Promoter/Enhancer 2.4 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 43.9 +111.7 111719 3.9 MLX DMAP1 IRF4 YY1 ZNF213 E2F8 ZNF143 SP3 NFYC MEF2D LUC7L2 C7orf55-LUC7L2 FMC1 GC07P139356 GC07P139357 TRR-CCT4-1 UBN2 ENSG00000273391 KLRG2 TTC26
GH07I138349 Enhancer 1.5 FANTOM5 ENCODE dbSUPER 23.7 -877.1 -877124 4.9 HDGF PKNOX1 SMAD1 FOXA2 MLX ARNT ARID4B DMAP1 SLC30A9 POLR2B LUC7L2 UBN2 TRIM24 TTC26 SVOPL CREB3L2 RPS17P12 GC07M138404
GH07I139357 Promoter/Enhancer 2.3 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 15 +130.6 130570 4.3 CLOCK DMAP1 YY1 ZNF213 E2F8 ZNF143 SP3 NFYC MEF2D GLIS1 LUC7L2 ENSG00000273391 UBN2 RNU6-206P TBXAS1 GC07P139363 C7orf55-LUC7L2
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

GeneHancers around UBN2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the UBN2 gene promoter:

Genomic Locations for UBN2 Gene

Genomic Locations for UBN2 Gene
99,857 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for UBN2 Gene

Genes around UBN2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
UBN2 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for UBN2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for UBN2 Gene

Proteins for UBN2 Gene

  • Protein details for UBN2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A4D1S2
    • Q2YDY4
    • Q6P1K0
    • Q86XN9
    • Q8N7D1

    Protein attributes for UBN2 Gene

    1347 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    146089 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=BAC05362.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=EAL24038.1; Type=Erroneous gene model prediction; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for UBN2 Gene


neXtProt entry for UBN2 Gene

Post-translational modifications for UBN2 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for UBN2 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for UBN2 Gene

Domains & Families for UBN2 Gene

Gene Families for UBN2 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins

Protein Domains for UBN2 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for UBN2 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the ubinuclein family.
  • Belongs to the ubinuclein family.
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Function for UBN2 Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for UBN2 Gene

Phenotypes for UBN2 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with UBN2: view

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miRNA for UBN2 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target UBN2

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for UBN2 Gene

Localization for UBN2 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for UBN2 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 5
nucleus 5
cytosol 2
golgi apparatus 2

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for UBN2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005615 extracellular space HDA 23580065
GO:0005634 nucleus IEA --
GO:0005654 nucleoplasm IDA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with UBN2: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for UBN2 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for UBN2 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for UBN2 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for UBN2 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for UBN2 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for UBN2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for UBN2 Gene

Ubinuclein 2:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for UBN2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for UBN2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for UBN2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for UBN2 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for UBN2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Heart (35.4), Serum (17.2), and Esophagus (8.6).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for UBN2 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of UBN2 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for UBN2 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for UBN2 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Expressed in several cell lines tested, including primary and transformed cell lines.

Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for UBN2 Gene

  • Nervous system(4.3)
  • Liver(4.2)
  • Eye(4.1)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with UBN2: view

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein tissue co-expression partners and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for UBN2 Gene

Orthologs for UBN2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for UBN2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia UBN2 33 34
  • 99.75 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia UBN2 33 34
  • 93.16 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia UBN2 33 34
  • 92.63 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Ubn2 33 16 34
  • 89.95 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Ubn2 33
  • 89.57 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia -- 34
  • 85 (a)
-- 34
  • 80 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia UBN2 34
  • 77 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves UBN2 33 34
  • 77.43 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia UBN2 34
  • 67 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia ubn2 33
  • 63.52 (n)
Str.3197 33
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.15765 33
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii ubn2 33 34
  • 57.24 (n)
UBN2 (1 of 2) 34
  • 39 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta yemalpha 34
  • 19 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 34
  • 36 (a)
Species where no ortholog for UBN2 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for UBN2 Gene

Gene Tree for UBN2 (if available)
Gene Tree for UBN2 (if available)

Paralogs for UBN2 Gene

Paralogs for UBN2 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for UBN2 Gene using alignment to 3 proteins:

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Variants for UBN2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for UBN2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 07 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000069066 -- 139,246,232(+) G/A intron_variant
rs1000084221 -- 139,326,644(+) A/C genic_downstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000099104 -- 139,298,427(+) A/C 3_prime_UTR_variant, intron_variant
rs1000115882 -- 139,315,906(+) A/G genic_downstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000132512 -- 139,281,354(+) A/G intron_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for UBN2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2206384 CNV deletion 18987734
esv2735212 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2759567 CNV gain 17122850
nsv477777 CNV novel sequence insertion 20440878

Variation tolerance for UBN2 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 23.5% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 3.93; 59.58% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for UBN2 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for UBN2 Gene

Disorders for UBN2 Gene

Additional Disease Information for UBN2

No disorders were found for UBN2 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for UBN2 Gene

Publications for UBN2 Gene

  1. Human UBN1 is an ortholog of yeast Hpc2p and has an essential role in the HIRA/ASF1a chromatin-remodeling pathway in senescent cells. (PMID: 19029251) Banumathy G … Adams PD (Molecular and cellular biology 2009) 2 3 4 58
  2. Human chromosome 7: DNA sequence and biology. (PMID: 12690205) Scherer SW … Tsui LC (Science (New York, N.Y.) 2003) 3 4 58
  3. Architecture of the human interactome defines protein communities and disease networks. (PMID: 28514442) Huttlin EL … Harper JW (Nature 2017) 3 58
  4. Site-specific mapping of the human SUMO proteome reveals co-modification with phosphorylation. (PMID: 28112733) Hendriks IA … Nielsen ML (Nature structural & molecular biology 2017) 4 58
  5. Proximity biotinylation and affinity purification are complementary approaches for the interactome mapping of chromatin-associated protein complexes. (PMID: 25281560) Lambert JP … Gingras AC (Journal of proteomics 2015) 3 58

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