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Aliases for UBAC2 Gene

Aliases for UBAC2 Gene

  • UBA Domain Containing 2 2 3 5
  • Phosphoglycerate Dehydrogenase-Like Protein 1 3 4
  • Phosphoglycerate Dehydrogenase Like 1 2 3
  • UBA Domain-Containing Protein 2 3 4
  • PHGDHL1 3 4
  • Ubiquitin-Associated Domain-Containing Protein 2 3
  • RP11-178C10.1 3

External Ids for UBAC2 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for UBAC2 Gene


Previous GeneCards Identifiers for UBAC2 Gene

  • GC13P098652
  • GC13P099852
  • GC13P080447

Summaries for UBAC2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for UBAC2 Gene

UBAC2 (UBA Domain Containing 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with UBAC2 include Behcet Syndrome.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for UBAC2 Gene

  • Restricts trafficking of FAF2 from the endoplasmic reticulum to lipid droplets.

Additional gene information for UBAC2 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for UBAC2 Gene

Genomics for UBAC2 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for UBAC2 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for UBAC2 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
GH13I099198 Promoter/Enhancer 2.3 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 568.4 +0.2 224 5.1 PKNOX1 SMAD1 MLX ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 YY1 POLR2B ZNF213 UBAC2 UBAC2-AS1 STK24-AS1 GPR18
GH13I099279 Enhancer 1.6 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 19.5 +81.8 81813 5.6 FOXA2 SMAD1 BMI1 BATF IRF4 RAD21 YY1 ETV6 IKZF2 RUNX3 UBAC2 GPR183 MIR623 GPR18 DOCK9 GC13P099277 GC13M099261
GH13I099379 Enhancer 1.4 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 21.9 +182.0 181982 5 CTCF HDGF PKNOX1 KLF1 BACH1 EBF1 BATF IRF4 HIC1 NFATC1 UBAC2 GPR18 GPR183 MIR623 DOCK9 CLYBL GC13P099385 HMGB3P4
GH13I099353 Enhancer 1.6 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 18.4 +157.7 157668 9 HDGF ATF1 PKNOX1 FOXA2 SIN3A IRF4 TCF12 ZNF766 FOS ATF7 GC13P099357 GC13P099358 MIR623 UBAC2 GPR18 GPR183 DOCK9 CLYBL HMGB3P4
GH13I099269 Enhancer 1.4 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 20.6 +71.4 71358 4.4 HDGF CTCF PAX8 EBF1 RAD21 ZNF316 ARID2 ZNF143 ATF7 BCLAF1 UBAC2 GPR183 MIR623 GPR18 GC13P099277 GC13M099261
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

GeneHancers around UBAC2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the UBAC2 gene promoter:

Genomic Locations for UBAC2 Gene

Genomic Locations for UBAC2 Gene
186,075 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for UBAC2 Gene

Genes around UBAC2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
UBAC2 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for UBAC2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for UBAC2 Gene

Proteins for UBAC2 Gene

  • Protein details for UBAC2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Ubiquitin-associated domain-containing protein 2
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B3KNV7
    • Q0VAB5
    • Q5W0W6
    • Q5W0W9
    • Q6GQR2
    • Q6P4B0
    • Q8N2E8
    • Q96NW2

    Protein attributes for UBAC2 Gene

    344 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    38964 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with FAF2.
    • Sequence=AAH72674.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=AAI21139.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for UBAC2 Gene


neXtProt entry for UBAC2 Gene

Post-translational modifications for UBAC2 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for UBAC2 Gene

Domains & Families for UBAC2 Gene

Gene Families for UBAC2 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins
  • Predicted membrane proteins
  • Predicted secreted proteins

Protein Domains for UBAC2 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with UBAC2: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for UBAC2 Gene

Function for UBAC2 Gene

Molecular function for UBAC2 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Restricts trafficking of FAF2 from the endoplasmic reticulum to lipid droplets.

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for UBAC2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for UBAC2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 25416956
GO:0043130 ubiquitin binding IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with UBAC2: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with UBAC2: view

Human Phenotype Ontology for UBAC2 Gene

HPO Id HPO Name Alternative Ids Definition Synonyms

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miRNA for UBAC2 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target UBAC2

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for UBAC2 Gene

Localization for UBAC2 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for UBAC2 Gene

Endoplasmic reticulum membrane; Multi-pass 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 UBAC2 gene
Compartment Confidence
endoplasmic reticulum 5
plasma membrane 3
cytosol 2
extracellular 1

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for UBAC2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005783 endoplasmic reticulum IDA 23297223
GO:0005789 endoplasmic reticulum membrane IEA --
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with UBAC2: view

Pathways & Interactions for UBAC2 Gene

SuperPathways for UBAC2 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for UBAC2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0070972 protein localization to endoplasmic reticulum IDA 23297223
GO:1904153 negative regulation of retrograde protein transport, ER to cytosol IMP 25660456
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with UBAC2: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for UBAC2 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for UBAC2 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for UBAC2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for UBAC2 Gene

UBA domain containing 2:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for UBAC2 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2a · 2b · 2c · 2d · 2e · 2f · 2g · 2h ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12a · 12b · 12c ^ 13 ^ 14a · 14b ·
SP1: - - - - - - -
SP2: - - - - - - - - -
SP3: - - - - - - - - - - - - -
SP4: - - - - - - - - - -
SP5: - - - - - - - -
SP6: -
SP8: - - - - - - - - - - - -
SP9: - - - - - - - - - - - - -
SP10: - - -
SP12: - - -

ExUns: 14c ^ 15 ^ 16

Relevant External Links for UBAC2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for UBAC2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for UBAC2 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for UBAC2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Neutrophil (19.9), Lung (14.3), Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (10.0), and Bone marrow mesenchymal stem cell (9.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for UBAC2 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of UBAC2 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for UBAC2 Gene:


Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for UBAC2 Gene

  • Nervous system(4.8)
  • Blood(4.2)
  • Skin(3.8)
  • Intestine(2.9)
  • Pancreas(2.2)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with UBAC2: view

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein tissue co-expression partners , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for UBAC2 Gene

Orthologs for UBAC2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for UBAC2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia UBAC2 33 34
  • 99.81 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia UBAC2 33 34
  • 90.79 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia UBAC2 33 34
  • 86.82 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Ubac2 33 16 34
  • 86.63 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Ubac2 33
  • 86.43 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia UBAC2 34
  • 83 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 34
  • 80 (a)
-- 34
  • 74 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves UBAC2 33 34
  • 76.58 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia UBAC2 34
  • 78 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia ubac2 33
  • 66.96 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii zgc:158645 33
  • 65.89 (n)
UBAC2 (1 of 2) 34
  • 63 (a)
UBAC2 (2 of 2) 34
  • 59 (a)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons AT2G41160 33
  • 43.43 (n)
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os01g0268800 33
  • 43.65 (n)
Species where no ortholog for UBAC2 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 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)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for UBAC2 Gene

Gene Tree for UBAC2 (if available)
Gene Tree for UBAC2 (if available)

Paralogs for UBAC2 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for UBAC2 Gene using alignment to 2 proteins:

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No data available for Paralogs for UBAC2 Gene

Variants for UBAC2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for UBAC2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 13 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000028324 -- 99,342,281(+) C/A/T intron_variant
rs1000040063 -- 99,306,387(+) A/G genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000044259 -- 99,213,689(+) G/C genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000052114 -- 99,278,914(+) A/T genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000085605 -- 99,365,727(+) A/G intron_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for UBAC2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv523519 CNV loss 19592680
nsv521902 CNV loss 19592680
nsv477538 CNV novel sequence insertion 20440878
nsv1050094 CNV gain 25217958
esv8421 OTHER inversion 19470904
esv3892433 CNV gain 25118596
esv3633328 CNV gain 21293372
esv3633327 CNV loss 21293372
esv3582749 CNV gain 25503493
esv3447529 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3411800 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3402039 CNV duplication 20981092
esv3377620 CNV duplication 20981092

Variation tolerance for UBAC2 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 52.8% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.32; 26.22% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for UBAC2 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for UBAC2 Gene

Disorders for UBAC2 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(1) MalaCards diseases for UBAC2 Gene - From: Orphanet and DISEASES

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
behcet syndrome
  • behcet disease; bd
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
Search UBAC2 in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Additional Disease Information for UBAC2

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 UBAC2: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for UBAC2 Gene

Publications for UBAC2 Gene

  1. Spatial regulation of UBXD8 and p97/VCP controls ATGL-mediated lipid droplet turnover. (PMID: 23297223) Olzmann JA … Kopito RR (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2013) 3 4 58
  2. Personalized smoking cessation: interactions between nicotine dose, dependence and quit-success genotype score. (PMID: 20379614) Rose JE … Uhl GR (Molecular medicine (Cambridge, Mass.) 2010) 3 44 58
  3. Signal sequence and keyword trap in silico for selection of full-length human cDNAs encoding secretion or membrane proteins from oligo-capped cDNA libraries. (PMID: 16303743) Otsuki T … Isogai T (DNA research : an international journal for rapid publication of reports on genes and genomes 2005) 3 4 58
  4. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T … Sugano S (Nature genetics 2004) 3 4 58
  5. The DNA sequence and analysis of human chromosome 13. (PMID: 15057823) Dunham A … Ross MT (Nature 2004) 3 4 58

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