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Aliases for POLG2 Gene

Aliases for POLG2 Gene

  • Polymerase (DNA) Gamma 2, Accessory Subunit 2 3
  • Polymerase (DNA Directed), Gamma 2, Accessory Subunit 2 3 5
  • Mitochondrial DNA Polymerase Accessory Subunit 3 4
  • DNA Polymerase Gamma Accessory 55 KDa Subunit 3 4
  • POLG-BETA 3 4
  • MTPOLB 3 4
  • P55 3 4
  • Mitochondrial DNA Polymerase, Accessory Subunit 3
  • Mitochondrial DNA Polymerase Subunit Gamma-2 3
  • EC 2.7.7.7 4
  • PEOA4 3
  • POLGB 3
  • HP55 3
  • POLB 3

External Ids for POLG2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for POLG2 Gene

  • GC17M065809
  • GC17P068985
  • GC17M062891
  • GC17M063024
  • GC17M059904
  • GC17M062473
  • GC17M057923

Summaries for POLG2 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for POLG2 Gene

  • This gene encodes the processivity subunit of the mitochondrial DNA polymerase gamma. The encoded protein forms a heterotrimer containing one catalytic subunit and two processivity subunits. This protein enhances DNA binding and promotes processive DNA synthesis. Mutations in this gene result in autosomal dominant progressive external ophthalmoplegia with mitochondrial DNA deletions.[provided by RefSeq, Sep 2009]

GeneCards Summary for POLG2 Gene

POLG2 (Polymerase (DNA) Gamma 2, Accessory Subunit) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with POLG2 include Progressive External Ophthalmoplegia With Mitochondrial Dna Deletions, Autosomal Dominant 4 and Autosomal Dominant Progressive External Ophthalmoplegia. Among its related pathways are Organelle biogenesis and maintenance and Transcriptional activation of mitochondrial biogenesis. GO annotations related to this gene include identical protein binding and DNA-directed DNA polymerase activity.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for POLG2 Gene

  • Mitochondrial polymerase processivity subunit. Stimulates the polymerase and exonuclease activities, and increases the processivity of the enzyme. Binds to ss-DNA.

Gene Wiki entry for POLG2 Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for POLG2 Gene

Genomics for POLG2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for POLG2 Gene

Enhancers for POLG2 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Score Enhancer Sources TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Other Gene Targets for Enhancer

Enhancers around POLG2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for POLG2 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around POLG2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for POLG2 Gene

Chromosome:
17
Start:
64,476,994 bp from pter
End:
64,497,066 bp from pter
Size:
20,073 bases
Orientation:
Minus strand

Genomic View for POLG2 Gene

Genes around POLG2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
POLG2 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for POLG2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for POLG2 Gene

Proteins for POLG2 Gene

  • Protein details for POLG2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q9UHN1-DPOG2_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    DNA polymerase subunit gamma-2, mitochondrial
    Protein Accession:
    Q9UHN1
    Secondary Accessions:
    • O00419
    • Q0IJ81
    • Q96GW2
    • Q9UK35
    • Q9UK94

    Protein attributes for POLG2 Gene

    Size:
    485 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    54911 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Heterotrimer composed of a catalytic subunit and a homodimer of accessory subunits.

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for POLG2 Gene

neXtProt entry for POLG2 Gene

Proteomics data for POLG2 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for POLG2 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for POLG2 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for POLG2 Gene

Domains & Families for POLG2 Gene

Gene Families for POLG2 Gene

Protein Domains for POLG2 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for POLG2 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for POLG2 Gene

Function for POLG2 Gene

Molecular function for POLG2 Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
polymerase (DNA directed) gamma 2,mitochondrial,accessory subunit
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Deoxynucleoside triphosphate + DNA(n) = diphosphate + DNA(n+1).
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Mitochondrial polymerase processivity subunit. Stimulates the polymerase and exonuclease activities, and increases the processivity of the enzyme. Binds to ss-DNA.

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for POLG2 Gene

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Human Phenotype Ontology for POLG2 Gene

HPO Id HPO Name Alternative Ids Definition Synonyms

Animal Models for POLG2 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for POLG2:

Animal Model Products

miRNA for POLG2 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target POLG2

No data available for Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for POLG2 Gene

Localization for POLG2 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for POLG2 Gene

Mitochondrion.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for POLG2 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for POLG2 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 5
mitochondrion 5
nucleus 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for POLG2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0042645 mitochondrial nucleoid IDA 18063578
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Pathways & Interactions for POLG2 Gene

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Pathways by source for POLG2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for POLG2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0001701 in utero embryonic development IEA --
GO:0006260 DNA replication IEA,NAS 10608893
GO:0006996 organelle organization TAS --
GO:0032042 mitochondrial DNA metabolic process IEA --
GO:0071897 DNA biosynthetic process IEA,TAS --
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No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for POLG2 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for POLG2 Gene

(8) Drugs for POLG2 Gene - From: ApexBio, HMDB, and Novoseek

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Carboplatin Approved Pharma Antitumor agent that forms platinum-DNA adducts., Platinum 1910
Clofarabine Approved, Investigational Pharma Antimetabolite,inhibit DNA polymerase and ribonucleotide reductase 154
Fludarabine Approved Pharma DNA synthsis inhibitor 1075
Diphosphate Experimental Pharma 0

(5) Additional Compounds for POLG2 Gene - From: Novoseek

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs

(3) ApexBio Compounds for POLG2 Gene

Compound Action Cas Number
Carboplatin Antitumor agent that forms platinum-DNA adducts. 41575-94-4
Clofarabine Antimetabolite,inhibit DNA polymerase and ribonucleotide reductase 123318-82-1
Fludarabine DNA synthsis inhibitor 21679-14-1
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Transcripts for POLG2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for POLG2 Gene

Polymerase (DNA directed), gamma 2, accessory subunit:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for POLG2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for POLG2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
POLG2
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
POLG2

Expression for POLG2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for POLG2 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for POLG2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (20.2), Testis (18.7), CD8 Tcells (10.6), and Blymphocyte (6.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for POLG2 Gene



SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for POLG2 Gene Hs.437009

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Protein tissue co-expression partners for POLG2 Gene

- Elite partner

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for POLG2 Gene

Orthologs for POLG2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for POLG2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia POLG2 35
  • 88.09 (n)
  • 84.09 (a)
POLG2 36
  • 84 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia POLG2 35
  • 88.66 (n)
  • 86.6 (a)
POLG2 36
  • 86 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Polg2 35
  • 82.43 (n)
  • 77.12 (a)
Polg2 16
Polg2 36
  • 77 (a)
OneToOne
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia POLG2 35
  • 99.52 (n)
  • 99.38 (a)
POLG2 36
  • 99 (a)
OneToOne
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Polg2 35
  • 81.21 (n)
  • 77.41 (a)
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia POLG2 36
  • 71 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia POLG2 36
  • 71 (a)
OneToOne
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves POLG2 35
  • 66.82 (n)
  • 64.39 (a)
POLG2 36
  • 59 (a)
OneToOne
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia POLG2 36
  • 59 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia polg2 35
  • 62.01 (n)
  • 59.25 (a)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia MtPolB 35
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii polg2 35
  • 56.03 (n)
  • 50 (a)
polg2 36
  • 45 (a)
OneToOne
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.12664 35
Species with no ortholog for POLG2:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for POLG2 Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for POLG2 (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for POLG2 (if available)

Paralogs for POLG2 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for POLG2 Gene

Variants for POLG2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for POLG2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 17 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
VAR_029364 Progressive external ophthalmoplegia with mitochondrial DNA deletions, autosomal dominant, 4 (PEOA4)
rs1427463 - 64,496,464(+) AAATG(C/T)TACTA nc-transcript-variant, reference, missense
rs17850455 - 64,480,334(+) AATAA(C/G)CAGGC nc-transcript-variant, reference, missense
rs1046753 -- 64,496,681(-) TGCCA(C/T)CCCGG nc-transcript-variant, reference, synonymous-codon
rs2042806 -- 64,485,673(+) AAGAA(C/T)AAACA intron-variant, nc-transcript-variant

Variation tolerance for POLG2 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 77.6% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 10.36; 90.79% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for POLG2 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
POLG2

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for POLG2 Gene

Disorders for POLG2 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(6) MalaCards diseases for POLG2 Gene - From: OMIM, ClinVar, GeneTests, Orphanet, Swiss-Prot, DISEASES, Novoseek, and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
progressive external ophthalmoplegia with mitochondrial dna deletions, autosomal dominant 4
  • chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia
autosomal dominant progressive external ophthalmoplegia
  • adpeo
ophthalmoplegia
  • oculomotor paralysis
mitochondrial dna depletion syndrome 4a
  • diffuse cerebral sclerosis of schilder
chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia
  • chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia [ambiguous]
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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

DPOG2_HUMAN
  • Progressive external ophthalmoplegia with mitochondrial DNA deletions, autosomal dominant, 4 (PEOA4) [MIM:610131]: A disorder characterized by progressive weakness of ocular muscles and levator muscle of the upper eyelid. In a minority of cases, it is associated with skeletal myopathy, which predominantly involves axial or proximal muscles and which causes abnormal fatigability and even permanent muscle weakness. Ragged-red fibers and atrophy are found on muscle biopsy. A large proportion of chronic ophthalmoplegias are associated with other symptoms, leading to a multisystemic pattern of this disease. Additional symptoms are variable, and may include cataracts, hearing loss, sensory axonal neuropathy, ataxia, depression, hypogonadism, and parkinsonism. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:16685652}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.

Relevant External Links for POLG2

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
POLG2
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
POLG2
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
POLG2
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No data available for Genatlas for POLG2 Gene

Publications for POLG2 Gene

  1. Accessory subunit of mitochondrial DNA polymerase from Drosophila embryos. Cloning, molecular analysis, and association in the native enzyme. (PMID: 9153213) Wang Y. … Kaguni L.S. (J. Biol. Chem. 1997) 2 3 4 23 67
  2. Each monomer of the dimeric accessory protein for human mitochondrial DNA polymerase has a distinct role in conferring processivity. (PMID: 19858216) Lee Y.S. … Yin Y.W. (J. Biol. Chem. 2010) 3 23
  3. Disease mutations in the human mitochondrial DNA polymerase thumb subdomain impart severe defects in mitochondrial DNA replication. (PMID: 19478085) Kasiviswanathan R. … Copeland W.C. (J. Biol. Chem. 2009) 3 23
  4. Structural insight into processive human mitochondrial DNA synthesis and disease-related polymerase mutations. (PMID: 19837034) Lee Y.S. … Yin Y.W. (Cell 2009) 3 23
  5. Mutant POLG2 disrupts DNA polymerase gamma subunits and causes progressive external ophthalmoplegia. (PMID: 16685652) Longley M.J. … Chinnery P.F. (Am. J. Hum. Genet. 2006) 3 23

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