Aliases for PGM2 Gene
External Ids for PGM2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PGM2 Gene
GeneCards Summary for PGM2 Gene
PGM2 (Phosphoglucomutase 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with PGM2 include Melnick-Needles Syndrome and Otopalatodigital Syndrome Spectrum Disorder. Among its related pathways are Glucose metabolism and Pentose phosphate pathway. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include magnesium ion binding and phosphoglucomutase activity. An important paralog of this gene is PGM2L1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for PGM2 Gene
Catalyzes the conversion of the nucleoside breakdown products ribose-1-phosphate and deoxyribose-1-phosphate to the corresponding 5-phosphopentoses. May also catalyze the interconversion of glucose-1-phosphate and glucose-6-phosphate. Has low glucose 1,6-bisphosphate synthase activity.