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Aliases for DISC2 Gene

Subcategory (RNA class) for DISC2 Gene

non-coding RNA

Quality Score for this RNA gene is


Aliases for DISC2 Gene

  • Disrupted In Schizophrenia 2 2 3
  • Disrupted In Schizophrenia 2 (Non-Protein Coding) 2 3
  • DISC1 Antisense RNA 1 2 3
  • Non-Protein Coding RNA 15 2
  • DISC1 Opposite Strand 3
  • NCRNA00015 3
  • DISC1-AS1 3
  • DISC1OS 3

External Ids for DISC2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DISC2 Gene

  • GC01U990288
  • GC01M230016
  • GC01M231950

Summaries for DISC2 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for DISC2 Gene

  • DISC2 is thought to specify a noncoding RNA molecule antisense to DISC1 (MIM 605210). Both genes were found to be disrupted by a translocation in a large schizophrenia (MIM 181500) kindred.[supplied by OMIM, Jul 2002]

GeneCards Summary for DISC2 Gene

DISC2 (Disrupted In Schizophrenia 2) is an RNA Gene, and is affiliated with the non-coding RNA class. Diseases associated with DISC2 include Mood Disorder and Schizoaffective Disorder.

Gene Wiki entry for DISC2 Gene

Additional gene information for DISC2 Gene

No data available for CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for DISC2 Gene

Genomics for DISC2 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for DISC2 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for DISC2 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
GH01J231826 Enhancer 1 Ensembl ENCODE 0.4 -9.7 -9653 2.8 FOXA2 NFIB RFX5 SCRT2 SMARCC2 FOS CEBPB REST PPARG SP1 DISC1 DISC2 LOC105373170 TSNAX-DISC1
GH01J231837 Enhancer 0.7 ENCODE 0.4 -18.2 -18223 0.2 ELF3 SAP130 MLX ARID4B ERF DMAP1 ZNF644 RBPJ TEAD3 LCORL LOC105373170 DISC2 DISC1 TSNAX-DISC1
GH01J231836 Enhancer 0.6 ENCODE 0.4 -17.8 -17774 0.4 NFIC NFIA NFYC ERF KDM1A DMAP1 RBPJ KAT8 DISC1 LOC105373170 DISC2 TSNAX-DISC1
GH01J231842 Enhancer 0.8 ENCODE 0.3 -23.6 -23573 0.2 ELF3 THRB ZNF48 RARA ZNF614 CREM THAP11 SP5 PPARG KAT8 LOC105373170 DISC2 DISC1 TSNAX-DISC1
GH01J231844 Enhancer 0.7 Ensembl ENCODE 0.3 -26.7 -26654 0.9 CTCF GATA3 ZNF785 PRDM2 LOC105373170 DISC2 DISC1 TSNAX-DISC1
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around DISC2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the DISC2 gene promoter:
  • E2F-5
  • E2F-4
  • E2F-3a
  • E2F-2
  • E2F-1
  • E2F
  • Pbx1a
  • CUTL1
  • Nkx6-1
  • HFH-1

Genomic Locations for DISC2 Gene

Genomic Locations for DISC2 Gene
3,892 bases
Minus strand
3,892 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for DISC2 Gene

Genes around DISC2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
DISC2 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for DISC2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for DISC2 Gene

Proteins for DISC2 Gene

Post-translational modifications for DISC2 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for DISC2 Gene

Domains & Families for DISC2 Gene

Gene Families for DISC2 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with DISC2: view

No data available for Protein Domains , Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DISC2 Gene

Function for DISC2 Gene

Human Phenotype Ontology for DISC2 Gene

HPO Id HPO Name Alternative Ids Definition Synonyms

Animal Model Products

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for DISC2 Gene

Localization for DISC2 Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS , Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for DISC2 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for DISC2 Gene

SuperPathways for DISC2 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for DISC2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for DISC2 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for DISC2 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for DISC2 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for DISC2 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for DISC2 Gene

(1) Additional mRNA sequences :
(1) RNA Central transcripts :

Unigene Clusters for DISC2 Gene

Disrupted in schizophrenia 2 (non-protein coding):
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for DISC2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for DISC2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for DISC2 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of DISC2 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for DISC2 Gene:


Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for DISC2 Gene

Germ Layers:
  • ectoderm
  • nervous
Head and neck:
  • brain
  • head
No Expression Related Data Available

No data available for mRNA expression in normal human tissues , mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , Protein tissue co-expression partners , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for DISC2 Gene

Orthologs for DISC2 Gene

No data available for Orthologs and Evolution for DISC2 Gene

Paralogs for DISC2 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for DISC2 Gene

Variants for DISC2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for DISC2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs6675281 not-provided, not provided 231,818,355(-) C/T non_coding_transcript_variant
rs1000253923 -- 231,814,957(-) A/G non_coding_transcript_variant
rs1000874564 -- 231,820,005(-) A/G upstream_transcript_variant
rs1002207014 -- 231,814,192(-) G/T downstream_transcript_variant
rs1002540690 -- 231,815,923(-) G/A non_coding_transcript_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for DISC2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2762173 CNV loss 21179565

Additional Variant Information for DISC2 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

SNP Genotyping and Copy Number Assay Products

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Variation tolerance for DISC2 Gene

Disorders for DISC2 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(8) MalaCards diseases for DISC2 Gene - From: LncRNADisease, OMIM, GTR, DISEASES, and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
mood disorder
  • episodic mood disorder
schizoaffective disorder
  • schizo-affective psychosis
bipolar disorder
  • major affective disorder 1
autism spectrum disorder
  • asd
  • major depressive disorder
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
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Additional Disease Information for DISC2

Genetic Association Database
Human Genome Epidemiology Navigator
ATLAS of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with DISC2: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for DISC2 Gene

Publications for DISC2 Gene

  1. Genome-wide association of lipid-lowering response to statins in combined study populations. (PMID: 20339536) Barber MJ … Krauss RM (PloS one 2010) 3 44 58
  2. DISC1 and DISC2: discovering and dissecting molecular mechanisms underlying psychiatric illness. (PMID: 15478311) Millar JK … Thomson PA (Annals of medicine 2004) 2 3 58
  3. Disruption of two novel genes by a translocation co-segregating with schizophrenia. (PMID: 10814723) Millar JK … Porteous DJ (Human molecular genetics 2000) 2 3 58
  4. lncRNAdb: a reference database for long noncoding RNAs. (PMID: 21112873) Amaral PP … Mattick JS (Nucleic acids research 2011) 3 58
  5. Association of IFIH1 and other autoimmunity risk alleles with selective IgA deficiency. (PMID: 20694011) Ferreira RC … Hammarström L (Nature genetics 2010) 44 58

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