Aliases for RNASE2 Gene
External Ids for RNASE2 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for RNASE2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for RNASE2 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a non-secretory ribonuclease that belongs to the pancreatic ribonuclease family, a subset of the ribonuclease A superfamily. The protein antimicrobial activity against viruses. [provided by RefSeq, Oct 2014]
GeneCards Summary for RNASE2 Gene
RNASE2 (Ribonuclease A Family Member 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with RNASE2 include Esophagitis, Eosinophilic, 1 and Lacrimoauriculodentodigital Syndrome. Among its related pathways are Innate Immune System. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding and ribonuclease activity. An important paralog of this gene is RNASE3.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RNASE2 Gene
This is a non-secretory ribonuclease. It is a pyrimidine specific nuclease with a slight preference for U. Cytotoxin and helminthotoxin. Selectively chemotactic for dendritic cells. Possesses a wide variety of biological activities.