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Gene: DSG2 (desmoglein 2) Chlorocebus sabaeus
Symbol: DSG2
Name: desmoglein 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits calcium ion binding (ortholog); cell adhesion molecule binding (ortholog); cell adhesive protein binding involved in bundle of His cell-Purkinje myocyte communication (ortholog); INVOLVED IN bundle of His cell-Purkinje myocyte adhesion involved in cell communication (ortholog); cell adhesion (ortholog); cell-cell adhesion (ortholog); 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 apical plasma membrane (ortholog); cell junction (ortholog); cell surface (ortholog)
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)
Sus scrofa (pig) : DSG2 (desmoglein 2)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Dsg2 (desmoglein 2)
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Latest Assembly: Vervet 1.1 - Green Monkey 1.1 Assembly
Vervet AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Vervet 1.1 Ensembl1849,174,409 - 49,227,347 (-)Ensembl
Vervet 1.11849,174,539 - 49,227,519 (-)NCBI
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CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 18649440
Created: 2020-01-22
Species: Chlorocebus sabaeus
Last Modified: 2020-01-22
Status: ACTIVE


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