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Kif2a Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Kif2a
  • Name
    kinesin family member 2A
  • Synonyms
    Kif2, Kns2, M-kinesin
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:108390
    NCBI Gene: 16563
  • Gene Overview
    MyGene.info: KIF2A
  • Alliance
Location & Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr13:106958996-107022126 bp, - strand
  • From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

    Mouse Genome Browser

  • Download
    Sequence
      63131 bp   ±  kb flank

  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 13, 58.06 cM, cytoband F
  • Mapping Data
    3 experiments
Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    KIF2A, kinesin family member 2A
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    10
  • Human Ortholog
    KIF2A, kinesin family member 2A
    Orthology source: HomoloGene, HGNC
  • Synonyms
    CDCBM3, HK2, KIF2
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 3796
    neXtProt AC: NX_O00139
    UniProt: O00139

  • Chr Location
    5q12.1; chr5:62306162-62387184 (+)  GRCh38.p7

Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    1 with human KIF2A associations

Human Disease Mouse Models
      
IDs
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Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    18 phenotypes from 1 allele in 1 genetic background
    11 phenotype references
Phenotype Overview

adipose tissue
behavior/neurological
cardiovascular system
cellular
craniofacial
digestive/alimentary system
embryo
endocrine/exocrine glands
growth/size/body
hearing/vestibular/ear
hematopoietic system
homeostasis/metabolism
integument
immune system
limbs/digits/tail
liver/biliary system
mortality/aging
muscle
nervous system
pigmentation
renal/urinary system
reproductive system
respiratory system
skeleton
taste/olfaction
neoplasm
vision/eye

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Homozygous null mice display neonatal lethality, abnormal lamination of the cerebral cortex, hippocampus and cerebellum, impaired neuronal migration, and abnormal axon outgrowth.
Gene Ontology
(GO)
Classifications
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  • All GO Annotations
  • GO References
Molecular Function

carbohydrate derivative binding
cytoskeletal protein binding
DNA binding
enzyme regulator
hydrolase
ligase
lipid binding
oxidoreductase
receptor binding
RNA binding
transcription
transferase
transporter
Biological Process

nucleic acid-templated transcription
carbohydrate derivative metabolism
cell death
cell differentiation
cell proliferation
cellular component organization
establishment of localization
homeostatic process
immune system process
lipid metabolic process
protein metabolic process
response to stimulus
signaling
system development
Cellular Component

cell projection
cytoplasmic vesicle
cytoskeleton
cytosol
endoplasmic reticulum
endosome
extracellular region
Golgi apparatus
mitochondrion
non-membrane-bounded organelle
nucleus
organelle envelope
organelle lumen
plasma membrane
synapse
vacuole
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Expression
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Expression Overview

early conceptus
embryo ectoderm
embryo endoderm
embryo mesoderm
embryo mesenchyme
extraembryonic component
alimentary system
auditory system
branchial arches
cardiovascular system
connective tissue
endocrine system
exocrine system
hemolymphoid system
integumental system
limbs
liver and biliary system
musculoskeletal system
nervous system
olfactory system
reproductive system
respiratory system
urinary system
visual system
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  • Assay Results
  • Tissues
  • cDNA Data
  • Literature Summary
  • Comparison Matrix
  • Interactions
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    Sequences &
    Gene Models
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    Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
    genomic OTTMUSG00000029368 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 63131 C57BL/6J ±  kb
    transcript OTTMUST00000087626 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 2570 Not Applicable  
    polypeptide OTTMUSP00000047690 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 743 Not Applicable  
    For the selected sequence
    Polymorphisms
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    • SNPs within 2kb
      247 from dbSNP Build 142
    Protein
    Information
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    • UniProt
      5 Sequences
    • InterPro Domains
      IPR027640 Kinesin-like protein
      IPR001752 Kinesin motor domain
      IPR019821 Kinesin motor domain, conserved site
      IPR036961 Kinesin motor domain superfamily
      IPR027417 P-loop containing nucleoside triphosphate hydrolase
    Molecular
    Reagents
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    • All nucleic 105
      cDNA 105

      Microarray probesets 7
    Other
    Accession IDs
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    MGD-MRK-11591, MGD-MRK-37430
    References
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    • Summaries
      All 43
      Developmental Gene Expression 3
      Gene Ontology 6
      Phenotypes 11
    • Earliest
      J:3448 Aizawa H, et al., Kinesin family in murine central nervous system. J Cell Biol. 1992 Dec;119(5):1287-96
    • Latest
      J:256689 Homma N, et al., KIF2A regulates the development of dentate granule cells and postnatal hippocampal wiring. Elife. 2018 Jan 9;7(None):None

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    last database update
    05/08/2018
    MGI 6.12
    The Jackson Laboratory