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Aliases for VSTM2A Gene

Aliases for VSTM2A Gene

  • V-Set And Transmembrane Domain Containing 2A 2 3 5
  • V-Set And Transmembrane Domain Containing 2 2 3
  • VSTM2 3 4
  • V-Set And Transmembrane Domain-Containing Protein 2A 3
  • Hypothetical Protein MGC33530 3

External Ids for VSTM2A Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for VSTM2A Gene

  • VSTM2

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for VSTM2A Gene

  • GC07P054578
  • GC07P054447

Summaries for VSTM2A Gene

GeneCards Summary for VSTM2A Gene

VSTM2A (V-Set And Transmembrane Domain Containing 2A) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is VSTM2B.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for VSTM2A Gene

Genomics for VSTM2A Gene

Regulatory Elements for VSTM2A Gene

Enhancers for VSTM2A Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Enhancer Score Enhancer Sources Gene-Enhancer Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Gene Targets for Enhancer
GH07F054291 0.4 ENCODE 6.8 -249.9 -249914 0.9 MAFK VSTM2A GC07M054232 LINC01445
GH07F054541 0.7 ENCODE 0.8 +0.3 282 1.6 RNF2 SUZ12 ZBTB8A MIER2 REST POLR2A CTBP2 ZBTB26 ZNF652 ZBTB20 VSTM2A VSTM2A-OT1
GH07F054546 0.6 ENCODE 0.8 +3.9 3888 0.0 ZNF202 ZNF366 CTBP2 PRDM10 PRDM1 EZH2 VSTM2A VSTM2A-OT1
GH07F054545 0.5 ENCODE 0.8 +2.8 2778 0.0 RNF2 ZNF366 CBX2 VSTM2A VSTM2A-OT1
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around VSTM2A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for VSTM2A Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00001892191 -224 600 CTCF RNF2 SUZ12 ZBTB8A MIER2 REST CTBP2 ZBTB26 ZNF652 ZBTB20

Genomic Location for VSTM2A Gene

54,542,325 bp from pter
54,571,080 bp from pter
28,756 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for VSTM2A Gene

Genes around VSTM2A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
VSTM2A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for VSTM2A Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for VSTM2A Gene

Proteins for VSTM2A Gene

  • Protein details for VSTM2A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    V-set and transmembrane domain-containing protein 2A
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A4D2E9
    • B5MC94

    Protein attributes for VSTM2A Gene

    236 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    25833 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=AAH28404.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=EAL23809.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for VSTM2A Gene


neXtProt entry for VSTM2A Gene

Post-translational modifications for VSTM2A Gene

  • Glycosylation at Asn 35 and Asn 175
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for VSTM2A Gene

Domains & Families for VSTM2A Gene

Gene Families for VSTM2A Gene

Protein Domains for VSTM2A Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for VSTM2A Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 Ig-like V-type (immunoglobulin-like) domain.
  • Contains 1 Ig-like V-type (immunoglobulin-like) domain.
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Function for VSTM2A Gene

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Animal Model Products

  • Taconic Biosciences Mouse Models for VSTM2A

miRNA for VSTM2A Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target VSTM2A

Inhibitory RNA Products

Flow Cytometry Products

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 VSTM2A Gene

Localization for VSTM2A Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for VSTM2A 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 VSTM2A gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 4
extracellular 4
endoplasmic reticulum 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for VSTM2A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005576 extracellular region IEA --
GO:0005886 plasma membrane IBA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IBA --
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Pathways & Interactions for VSTM2A Gene

SuperPathways for VSTM2A Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for VSTM2A Gene

Selected Interacting proteins: Q8TAG5-VTM2A_HUMAN for VSTM2A Gene via IID

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for VSTM2A Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for VSTM2A Gene

Transcripts for VSTM2A Gene

Unigene Clusters for VSTM2A Gene

V-set and transmembrane domain containing 2A:
Representative Sequences:

Inhibitory RNA Products

Flow Cytometry Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for VSTM2A Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6a · 6b · 6c
SP1: - - -
SP2: - - -
SP3: - -
SP4: - -
SP5: -

Relevant External Links for VSTM2A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for VSTM2A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for VSTM2A Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for VSTM2A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Frontal Cortex (BA9) (x9.3), Brain - Anterior cingulate cortex (BA24) (x7.1), Brain - Nucleus accumbens (basal ganglia) (x6.5), Brain - Cortex (x6.0), Brain - Hypothalamus (x5.2), Brain - Amygdala (x4.5), and Brain - Caudate (basal ganglia) (x4.2).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for VSTM2A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Vitreous humor (34.5) and Cerebrospinal fluid (34.3).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for VSTM2A Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for VSTM2A Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of VSTM2A Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for VSTM2A Gene:

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No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for VSTM2A Gene

Orthologs for VSTM2A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for VSTM2A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia VSTM2A 34 35
  • 94.2 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia VSTM2A 34 35
  • 92.42 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia VSTM2A 34 35
  • 90.05 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Vstm2a 34 16 35
  • 89.83 (n)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia VSTM2A 35
  • 83 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia VSTM2A 35
  • 79 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves VSTM2A 34 35
  • 80.97 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia VSTM2A 35
  • 74 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii zgc:110852 34
  • 62.85 (n)
VSTM2A (1 of 2) 35
  • 51 (a)
VSTM2A (2 of 2) 35
  • 46 (a)
Species where no ortholog for VSTM2A was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster)
  • 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)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for VSTM2A Gene

Gene Tree for VSTM2A (if available)
Gene Tree for VSTM2A (if available)

Paralogs for VSTM2A Gene

Paralogs for VSTM2A Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for VSTM2A Gene using alignment to 3 proteins:

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Variants for VSTM2A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for VSTM2A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 07 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10244450 -- 54,555,409(+) TTGCC(G/T)GAATG intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB, utr-variant-3-prime
rs10251515 -- 54,542,201(+) GGGAG(A/G)CCCCA upstream-variant-2KB, utr-variant-5-prime
rs10254750 -- 54,555,503(+) AAAAT(A/G)CAAAC intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB, utr-variant-3-prime
rs10279197 -- 54,544,107(+) ACTGC(C/T)GCAGG intron-variant
rs10543201 -- 54,557,336(+) CTTTC(-/T)TTTTT intron-variant, utr-variant-3-prime

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for VSTM2A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv950218 CNV deletion 24416366
nsv475524 CNV novel sequence insertion 20440878
nsv1024361 CNV gain 25217958
esv2734425 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2272226 CNV deletion 18987734

Variation tolerance for VSTM2A Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 55.1% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 2.64; 45.59% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for VSTM2A Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for VSTM2A Gene

Disorders for VSTM2A Gene

Relevant External Links for VSTM2A

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for VSTM2A Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for VSTM2A Gene

Publications for VSTM2A Gene

  1. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 3 4 64
  2. Human chromosome 7: DNA sequence and biology. (PMID: 12690205) Scherer S.W. … Tsui L.-C. (Science 2003) 3 4 64
  3. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg R.L. … Marra M.A. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2002) 2 3 64
  4. The BioPlex Network: A Systematic Exploration of the Human Interactome. (PMID: 26186194) Huttlin E.L. … Gygi S.P. (Cell 2015) 3 64
  5. hORFeome v3.1: a resource of human open reading frames representing over 10,000 human genes. (PMID: 17207965) Lamesch P. … Vidal M. (Genomics 2007) 3 64

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