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Aliases for PODXL2 Gene

Aliases for PODXL2 Gene

  • Podocalyxin Like 2 2 3 5
  • Endoglycan 2 3 4
  • Podocalyxin-Like Protein 2 3
  • Podocalyxin-Like 2 2
  • PODLX2 3
  • EG 3

External Ids for PODXL2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PODXL2 Gene

  • GC03P128830
  • GC03P127348
  • GC03P124737

Summaries for PODXL2 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for PODXL2 Gene

  • This gene is a member of the CD34 family of cell surface transmembrane proteins, which are characterized by an N-terminal extracellular mucin domain, globular and stalk domains, a single pass transmembrane region, and a charged cytoplasmic tail. The encoded protein is a ligand for vascular selectins. [provided by RefSeq, Oct 2012]

GeneCards Summary for PODXL2 Gene

PODXL2 (Podocalyxin Like 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include glycosaminoglycan binding.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PODXL2 Gene

  • Acts as a ligand for vascular selectins. Mediates rapid rolling of leukocytes over vascular surfaces through high affinity divalent cation-dependent interactions with E-, P- and L-selectins.

Additional gene information for PODXL2 Gene

No data available for CIViC summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for PODXL2 Gene

Genomics for PODXL2 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for PODXL2 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for PODXL2 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
GH03J127629 Promoter/Enhancer 1.9 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE 650.7 +0.1 142 0.6 CLOCK ARID4B SIN3A ZNF48 SLC30A9 ZNF766 GLIS2 ZNF416 NFKBIZ NFYC PODXL2 EEFSEC RUVBL1 MCM2 GC03P127673 GC03P127674
GH03J127588 Promoter/Enhancer 2.2 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 18.8 -38.1 -38131 4.7 HDGF PKNOX1 CLOCK ARNT ARID4B NEUROD1 SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 YY1 TPRA1 PIR40762 MCM2 PODXL2 ABTB1 MIR7976
GH03J127688 Enhancer 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 21 +60.9 60934 4 CTCF PKNOX1 ZIC2 RAD21 ZBTB48 SCRT2 ZNF143 SMC3 NR2F6 FOS PODXL2 TPRA1 ABTB1 MGLL
GH03J127671 Promoter/Enhancer 2.1 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 10.5 +43.7 43722 2.8 ATF1 FOXA2 ARID4B SIN3A POLR2B GLIS2 ZNF213 ATF7 SP3 SMARCB1 ABTB1 GC03P127673 GC03P127674 TPRA1 PODXL2
GH03J127766 Enhancer 1.6 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 10.8 +143.9 143885 12.1 FOXA2 STAT5A BATF RAD21 YY1 EGR1 ZNF143 RCOR1 FOS BCLAF1 MCM2 TPRA1 MGLL ABTB1 PODXL2 GC03M127760
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around PODXL2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the PODXL2 gene promoter:
  • E2F
  • E2F-4
  • E2F-3a
  • E2F-2
  • E2F-1
  • E2F-5
  • c-Myb
  • AREB6
  • Sox5
  • E47

Genomic Locations for PODXL2 Gene

Genomic Locations for PODXL2 Gene
43,652 bases
Plus strand
43,629 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for PODXL2 Gene

Genes around PODXL2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
PODXL2 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for PODXL2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for PODXL2 Gene

Proteins for PODXL2 Gene

  • Protein details for PODXL2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Podocalyxin-like protein 2
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q6UVY4
    • Q8WUV6

    Protein attributes for PODXL2 Gene

    605 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    65076 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Homodimer; disulfide-linked. Interacts with SELL, SELE and SELP.

    Alternative splice isoforms for PODXL2 Gene


neXtProt entry for PODXL2 Gene

Post-translational modifications for PODXL2 Gene

  • Glycosylated; contains chondroitin sulfate. Displays sialylated O-linked oligosaccharides.
  • Sulfation is necessary for interaction with SELL. Sialylated O-linked oligosaccharides are necessary for interaction with SELL, SELE and SELP.
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt
  • Glycosylation from GlyConnect
    • PDXL2_HUMAN (687)

Other Protein References for PODXL2 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

Antibody Products

  • R&D Systems Antibodies for PODXL2 (Endoglycan/PODXL2)
  • Boster Bio Antibodies for PODXL2

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for PODXL2 Gene

Domains & Families for PODXL2 Gene

Gene Families for PODXL2 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted membrane proteins

Protein Domains for PODXL2 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for PODXL2 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the podocalyxin family.
  • Belongs to the podocalyxin family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with PODXL2: view

Function for PODXL2 Gene

Molecular function for PODXL2 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Acts as a ligand for vascular selectins. Mediates rapid rolling of leukocytes over vascular surfaces through high affinity divalent cation-dependent interactions with E-, P- and L-selectins.

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for PODXL2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for PODXL2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 18606703
GO:0005539 glycosaminoglycan binding TAS 10722749
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with PODXL2: view
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Animal Model Products

miRNA for PODXL2 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target PODXL2

Clone Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for PODXL2 Gene

Localization for PODXL2 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PODXL2 Gene

Membrane; Single-pass type I membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for PODXL2 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 5
golgi apparatus 5
extracellular 1

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)
  • Golgi apparatus (2)
  • Vesicles (2)
See all subcellular structures

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for PODXL2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005796 Golgi lumen TAS --
GO:0005887 integral component of plasma membrane TAS 10722749
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with PODXL2: view

Pathways & Interactions for PODXL2 Gene

SuperPathways for PODXL2 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for PODXL2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0007155 cell adhesion IEA --
GO:0050427 3-phosphoadenosine 5-phosphosulfate metabolic process TAS --
GO:0050901 leukocyte tethering or rolling IDA 18606703
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with PODXL2: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for PODXL2 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for PODXL2 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for PODXL2 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for PODXL2 Gene

(1) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(4) Additional mRNA sequences :
(266) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(1) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for PODXL2 Gene

Podocalyxin-like 2:
Representative Sequences:

Clone Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for PODXL2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for PODXL2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for PODXL2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for PODXL2 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for PODXL2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Hypothalamus (x4.7).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for PODXL2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Fetal Brain (50.2), Adrenal (9.7), and Pancreas (9.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, MaxQB, and MOPED for PODXL2 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for PODXL2 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of PODXL2 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for PODXL2 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for PODXL2 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Expressed in T-cells, B-cells and monocytes. Expression is higher on memory and germinal center cells than on naive B-cells (at protein level). Highly expressed in brain. Moderately expressed in pancreas, kidney and lymphoid node. Weakly expressed in liver. Detected in both endothelial cells and CD34+ bone marrow cells.

Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for PODXL2 Gene

  • Nervous system(4.8)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with PODXL2: view

No data available for Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for PODXL2 Gene

Orthologs for PODXL2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for PODXL2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia PODXL2 34 33
  • 99.55 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia PODXL2 34 33
  • 85.91 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Podxl2 33
  • 80.39 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Podxl2 16 34 33
  • 79.99 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia PODXL2 34 33
  • 78.71 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia PODXL2 34
  • 64 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia PODXL2 34
  • 58 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves PODXL2 34 33
  • 60.44 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia PODXL2 34
  • 46 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii wufi40b04 33
Species where no ortholog for PODXL2 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • 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)
  • 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 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for PODXL2 Gene

Gene Tree for PODXL2 (if available)
Gene Tree for PODXL2 (if available)
Evolutionary constrained regions (ECRs) for PODXL2: view image

Paralogs for PODXL2 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for PODXL2 Gene

Variants for PODXL2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for PODXL2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 03 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000002380 -- 127,657,800(+) A/C intron_variant
rs1000013907 -- 127,661,024(+) C/T coding_sequence_variant, synonymous_variant
rs1000148757 -- 127,652,050(+) G/A intron_variant
rs1000187507 -- 127,667,471(+) T/A intron_variant
rs1000286891 -- 127,635,259(+) C/T intron_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for PODXL2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv8563n54 CNV loss 21841781
esv29518 CNV loss 19812545
nsv1074621 CNV deletion 25765185
nsv460848 CNV loss 19166990
nsv591582 CNV gain+loss 21841781
nsv591583 CNV loss 21841781
nsv591584 CNV loss 21841781
nsv591585 CNV loss 21841781
nsv955342 CNV deletion 24416366

Variation tolerance for PODXL2 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 81.8% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 2.93; 49.06% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for PODXL2 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PODXL2 Gene

Disorders for PODXL2 Gene

Additional Disease Information for PODXL2

No disorders were found for PODXL2 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for PODXL2 Gene

Publications for PODXL2 Gene

  1. Identification of endoglycan, a member of the CD34/podocalyxin family of sialomucins. (PMID: 10722749) Sassetti C … Rosen SD (The Journal of biological chemistry 2000) 2 3 4 58
  2. Endoglycan, a member of the CD34 family of sialomucins, is a ligand for the vascular selectins. (PMID: 18606703) Kerr SC … Rosen SD (Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950) 2008) 3 4 58
  3. Global, in vivo, and site-specific phosphorylation dynamics in signaling networks. (PMID: 17081983) Olsen JV … Mann M (Cell 2006) 3 4 58
  4. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard DS … MGC Project Team (Genome research 2004) 3 4 58
  5. The secreted protein discovery initiative (SPDI), a large-scale effort to identify novel human secreted and transmembrane proteins: a bioinformatics assessment. (PMID: 12975309) Clark HF … Gray A (Genome research 2003) 3 4 58

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