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Gene: SLC39A2 (solute carrier family 39 member 2) Homo sapiens
Symbol: SLC39A2
Name: solute carrier family 39 member 2
Description: Exhibits zinc ion transmembrane transporter activity. Predicted to be involved in zinc ion transmembrane transport. Localizes to the cytoplasmic ribonucleoprotein granule; cytoplasmic vesicle; and plasma membrane.
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: REVIEWED
Also known as: 6A1; Eti-1; hZIP2; MGC119190; solute carrier family 39 (zinc transporter), member 2; zinc transporter ZIP2; zinc uptake transporter 2; ZIP-2; ZIP2; Zrt- and Irt-like protein 2
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Slc39a2 (solute carrier family 39 (zinc transporter), member 2)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Slc39a2 (solute carrier family 39 member 2)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Slc39a2 (solute carrier family 39 member 2)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : SLC39A2 (solute carrier family 39 member 2)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : SLC39A2 (solute carrier family 39 member 2)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Slc39a2 (solute carrier family 39 member 2)
Sus scrofa (pig) : SLC39A2 (solute carrier family 39 member 2)
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Allele / Splice: See ClinVar data
Latest Assembly: GRCh38 - Human Genome Assembly GRCh38
Human AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
GRCh38 Ensembl1420,999,255 - 21,001,871 (+)Ensembl
GRCh381420,999,293 - 21,001,871 (+)NCBIGRCh38GRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh371421,467,414 - 21,470,034 (+)NCBIGRCh37GRCh37hg19GRCh37
Build 361420,537,259 - 20,539,870 (+)NCBINCBI36hg18NCBI36
Build 341420,537,309 - 20,539,870NCBI
Celera141,328,279 - 1,330,899 (+)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map14q11.2NCBI
HuRef141,588,520 - 1,591,140 (+)NCBIHuRef
CHM1_11421,469,515 - 21,472,135 (+)NCBICHM1_1
JBrowse: View Region in Genome Browser (JBrowse)

Gene-Chemical Interaction Annotations
Gene Ontology Annotations
References - curated
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Comparative Map Data
Position Markers
miRNA Target Status


RNA-SEQ Expression


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences
Clinical Variants

Additional Information

External Database Links
Nomenclature History
More on SLC39A2
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: hg19 hg38
HGNC Report
NCBI Genome Data Viewer

CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 1314826
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Homo sapiens
Last Modified: 2019-12-25
Status: ACTIVE


RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.