Aliases for GIMAP2 Gene
External Ids for GIMAP2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GIMAP2 Gene
This gene encodes a protein belonging to the GTP-binding superfamily and to the immuno-associated nucleotide (IAN) subfamily of nucleotide-binding proteins. In humans, the IAN subfamily genes are located in a cluster at 7q36.1. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for GIMAP2 Gene
GIMAP2 (GTPase, IMAP Family Member 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with GIMAP2 include Behcet Syndrome. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include GTP binding. An important paralog of this gene is GIMAP1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for GIMAP2 Gene
The heterodimer formed by GIMAP2 and GIMAP7 has GTPase activity. In contrast, GIMAP2 has no GTPase activity by itself.