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Gene: DSG2 (desmoglein 2) Sus scrofa
Symbol: DSG2
Name: desmoglein 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits calcium ion binding (inferred); cell adhesion molecule binding (inferred); INVOLVED IN bundle of His cell-Purkinje myocyte adhesion involved in cell communication (inferred); desmosome organization (inferred); homophilic cell adhesion via plasma membrane adhesion molecules (inferred); PARTICIPATES IN arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ortholog); arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia 1 (ortholog); arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia 10 (ortholog); FOUND IN desmosome (inferred); integral component of membrane (inferred); intercalated disc (inferred)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: desmoglein-2
Homo sapiens (human) : DSG2 (desmoglein 2)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Dsg2 (desmoglein 2)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Dsg2 (desmoglein 2)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Dsg2 (desmoglein 2)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : DSG2 (desmoglein 2)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : DSG2 (desmoglein 2)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Dsg2 (desmoglein 2)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : DSG2 (desmoglein 2)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Dsg2 (desmoglein 2)
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Latest Assembly: Sscrofa11.1 - Pig Sscrofa11.1 Assembly
Pig AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Sscrofa11.1 Ensembl6115,400,252 - 115,452,473 (+)EnsemblSscrofa11.1susScr11Sscrofa11.1
Sscrofa11.16115,400,223 - 115,453,763 (+)NCBISscrofa11.1Sscrofa11.1susScr11Sscrofa11.1
Sscrofa10.26108,027,813 - 108,079,757 (+)NCBISscrofa10.2Sscrofa10.2susScr3
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CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 14033741
Created: 2019-01-29
Species: Sus scrofa
Last Modified: 2020-03-04
Status: ACTIVE


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