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Gene: Myl2 (myosin light chain 2) Chinchilla lanigera
Symbol: Myl2
Name: myosin light chain 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits actin monomer binding (ortholog); calcium ion binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN cardiac muscle contraction (ortholog); cardiac myofibril assembly (ortholog); cell growth involved in cardiac muscle cell development (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN E-cadherin signaling pathway; N-cadherin signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ortholog); cardiomyopathy (ortholog); Death (ortholog); FOUND IN actin cytoskeleton (ortholog); cardiac myofibril (ortholog); contractile fiber (ortholog)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: myosin regulatory light chain 2, ventricular/cardiac muscle isoform; myosin, light chain 2, regulatory, cardiac, slow
Homo sapiens (human) : MYL2 (myosin light chain 2)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Myl2 (myosin, light polypeptide 2, regulatory, cardiac, slow)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Myl2 (myosin light chain 2)  Alliance
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : MYL2 (myosin light chain 2)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : MYL2 (myosin light chain 2)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Myl2 (myosin light chain 2)
Sus scrofa (pig) : MYL2 (myosin light chain 2)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : MYL2 (myosin light chain 2)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Myl2 (myosin light chain 2)
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Latest Assembly: ChiLan1.0 - Chinchilla ChiLan1.0 Assembly
Chinchilla AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
ChiLan1.0NW_0049554827,708,436 - 7,713,877 (-)NCBIChiLan1.0ChiLan1.0
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CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 8730005
Created: 2014-08-14
Species: Chinchilla lanigera
Last Modified: 2019-11-26
Status: ACTIVE


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