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Aliases for ATXN7L2 Gene

Aliases for ATXN7L2 Gene

  • Ataxin 7 Like 2 2 3
  • Ataxin 7-Like 2 2 5

External Ids for ATXN7L2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ATXN7L2 Gene

  • GC01P109738
  • GC01P110026
  • GC01P107919

Summaries for ATXN7L2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for ATXN7L2 Gene

ATXN7L2 (Ataxin 7 Like 2) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is ATXN7L1.

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 ATXN7L2 Gene

Genomics for ATXN7L2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for ATXN7L2 Gene

Enhancers for ATXN7L2 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 ATXN7L2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for ATXN7L2 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around ATXN7L2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for ATXN7L2 Gene

109,483,479 bp from pter
109,492,804 bp from pter
9,326 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for ATXN7L2 Gene

Genes around ATXN7L2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
ATXN7L2 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for ATXN7L2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for ATXN7L2 Gene

Proteins for ATXN7L2 Gene

  • Protein details for ATXN7L2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Ataxin-7-like protein 2
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for ATXN7L2 Gene

    722 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    77181 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for ATXN7L2 Gene

Proteomics data for ATXN7L2 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for ATXN7L2 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for ATXN7L2 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ATXN7L2 Gene

Domains & Families for ATXN7L2 Gene

Protein Domains for ATXN7L2 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for ATXN7L2 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 SCA7 domain.
  • Contains 1 SCA7 domain.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with ATXN7L2: view

No data available for Gene Families for ATXN7L2 Gene

Function for ATXN7L2 Gene

Phenotypes for ATXN7L2 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with ATXN7L2: view

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CRISPR Products

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for ATXN7L2 Gene

Localization for ATXN7L2 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for ATXN7L2 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for ATXN7L2 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 4
cytosol 3

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ATXN7L2 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for ATXN7L2 Gene

SuperPathways for ATXN7L2 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ATXN7L2 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for ATXN7L2 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for ATXN7L2 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for ATXN7L2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for ATXN7L2 Gene

Ataxin 7-like 2:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ATXN7L2 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b · 5c ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13 ^ 14
SP1: - - - - -
SP3: -
SP5: -

Relevant External Links for ATXN7L2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for ATXN7L2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for ATXN7L2 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for ATXN7L2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Muscle - Skeletal (x4.4).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for ATXN7L2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Bone (41.0), Pancreatic juice (14.0), and Heart (12.7).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for ATXN7L2 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ATXN7L2 Gene Hs.118248

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with ATXN7L2: view

Protein tissue co-expression partners for ATXN7L2 Gene

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ATXN7L2 Gene

Orthologs for ATXN7L2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for ATXN7L2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ATXN7L2 35
  • 91.27 (n)
  • 90.62 (a)
ATXN7L2 36
  • 84 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ATXN7L2 35
  • 92.76 (n)
  • 93 (a)
ATXN7L2 36
  • 88 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Atxn7l2 35
  • 89.36 (n)
  • 89.46 (a)
Atxn7l2 16
Atxn7l2 36
  • 85 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ATXN7L2 35
  • 99.45 (n)
  • 98.89 (a)
ATXN7L2 36
  • 99 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Atxn7l2 35
  • 89.41 (n)
  • 90.07 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia ATXN7L2 36
  • 71 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia ATXN7L2 36
  • 57 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia ATXN7L2 36
  • 50 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii atxn7l2a 35
  • 72.34 (n)
  • 73.4 (a)
wufi32b11 35
atxn7l2a 36
  • 32 (a)
atxn7l2b 36
  • 29 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 20 (a)
Species with no ortholog for ATXN7L2:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for ATXN7L2 Gene

Gene Tree for ATXN7L2 (if available)
Gene Tree for ATXN7L2 (if available)

Paralogs for ATXN7L2 Gene

Paralogs for ATXN7L2 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for ATXN7L2 Gene using alignment to 4 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with ATXN7L2: view

Variants for ATXN7L2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ATXN7L2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1149172 - 109,491,046(-) GGCTG(A/C/G/T)GCAGG reference, missense
rs521166 -- 109,489,292(-) GGTGC(C/T)GTGGT intron-variant, reference, synonymous-codon
rs573491 -- 109,484,269(-) TGAGC(A/C)GGCGC intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB, utr-variant-5-prime
rs693663 -- 109,484,982(-) GGCAC(A/G)CAAGA intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs892509 -- 109,491,573(+) GCCAA(A/G)AAGCG reference, synonymous-codon

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ATXN7L2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv872141 CNV Loss 21882294

Variation tolerance for ATXN7L2 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 11% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 3.82; 58.52% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Relevant External Links for ATXN7L2 Gene

Disorders for ATXN7L2 Gene

Relevant External Links for ATXN7L2

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for ATXN7L2 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for ATXN7L2 Gene

Publications for ATXN7L2 Gene

  1. Genome-wide association study of recurrent early-onset major depressive disorder. (PMID: 20125088) Shi J. … Levinson D.F. (Mol. Psychiatry 2011) 3 48 67
  2. 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
  3. The BioPlex Network: A Systematic Exploration of the Human Interactome. (PMID: 26186194) Huttlin E.L. … Gygi S.P. (Cell 2015) 3
  4. Insights into RNA biology from an atlas of mammalian mRNA-binding proteins. (PMID: 22658674) Castello A. … Hentze M.W. (Cell 2012) 3
  5. Personalized smoking cessation: interactions between nicotine dose, dependence and quit-success genotype score. (PMID: 20379614) Rose J.E. … Uhl G.R. (Mol. Med. 2010) 3

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