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Myl2
Gene Detail
 Symbol
Name
ID
Myl2
myosin, light polypeptide 2, regulatory, cardiac, slow
MGI:97272
Synonyms MLC-2, Mlc2v, MLC-2v, Mylpc
Feature Type protein coding gene
Genetic Map
Chromosome 5
62.16 cM, cytoband F
Detailed Genetic Map ± 1 cM


Mapping data(2)
Sequence Map
Chr5:122100951-122113472 bp, + strand
From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

  12522 bp   ±  kb flank

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Vertebrate
homology
HomoloGene:55462  Vertebrate Homology Class
1 human; 1 mouse; 1 rat; 1 chimpanzee; 1 rhesus macaque; 1 cattle; 1 dog; 1 chicken; 1 western clawed frog; 2 zebrafish

Gene Tree: Myl2

Human
homologs
Human Homolog MYL2, myosin, light chain 2, regulatory, cardiac, slow
NCBI Gene ID 4633
neXtProt AC  NX_P10916
Human Synonyms  CMH10, MLC2
Human Chr (Location)  12q24.11; chr12:110910819-110920600 (-)  GRCh38
Disease Associations  (1) Diseases Associated with Human MYL2
Mutations,
alleles, and
phenotypes
All mutations/alleles(35) : Gene trapped(28) Targeted(7)
Incidental mutations (data from APF )
 
Mice heterozygous for a knock-in allele exhibit embryonic growth retardation and die between E12.5 and E14.5 with abnormal heart development characterized by a single ventricle, complete absence of the interventricular groove and septum, and a thin myocardium compact layer.
 
Alleles Annotated to Human Diseases(1)    Phenotype Images(7)
Interactions
Myl2 interacts with 27 markers (Mir15a, Mir92-2, Mir182, ...)
Gene Ontology
(GO)
classifications
All GO classifications: (21 annotations)
Process cardiac muscle contraction, cardiac myofibril assembly, ...
Component actin cytoskeleton, contractile fiber, ...
Function actin monomer binding, calcium ion binding, ...
This is a GO Consortium Reference Genome Project gene.
External Resources: FuncBase
Expression
Literature Summary: (134 records)
Data Summary: Results (241)    Tissues (81)    Images (117)
Theiler Stages: 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28
Assay TypeResults
Immunohistochemistry 10
RNA in situ 139
Northern blot 12
Western blot 16
RT-PCR 64
cDNA source data(191)
External Resources: Allen Institute   GEO   Expression Atlas
Molecular
reagents
All nucleic(221) cDNA(198) Primer pair(10) Other(13)
Microarray probesets(3)
Other database
links
VEGA Gene ModelOTTMUSG00000024649 (Evidence)
Ensembl Gene ModelENSMUSG00000013936 (Evidence)
Entrez Gene17906 (Evidence)
UniGene1529
DFCITC1573049
DoTSDT.536321
NIA Mouse Gene IndexU006131
Consensus CDS ProjectCCDS39252.1
International Mouse Knockout Project StatusMyl2
Sequences
Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic OTTMUSG00000024649 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 12522 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript OTTMUST00000060606 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 729 Not Applicable 
polypeptide OTTMUSP00000029577 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 176 Not Applicable 

For the selected sequences
All sequences(64) RefSeq(4) UniProt(8)
Polymorphisms SNPs within 2kb(22 from dbSNP Build 137)
Protein-related
information
ResourceIDDescription
InterPro IPR018247 EF-Hand 1, calcium-binding site
InterPro IPR002048 EF-hand domain
InterPro IPR011992 EF-hand-like domain
Protein Ontology PR:000010834 myosin regulatory light chain 2, ventricular/cardiac muscle isoform
References (Earliest) J:19811 Lee KJ, et al., Myosin light chain-2 luciferase transgenic mice reveal distinct regulatory programs for cardiac and skeletal muscle-specific expression of a single contractile protein gene. J Biol Chem. 1992 Aug 5;267(22):15875-85
(Latest) J:209372 Epelman S, et al., Embryonic and adult-derived resident cardiac macrophages are maintained through distinct mechanisms at steady state and during inflammation. Immunity. 2014 Jan 16;40(1):91-104
All references(255)
Other
accession IDs
MGD-MRK-12770

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last database update
09/23/2014
MGI 5.19
The Jackson Laboratory