Gene: Tjp2 (tight junction protein 2) Mus musculus
Symbol: Tjp2
Name: tight junction protein 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits cadherin binding involved in cell-cell adhesion (ortholog); protein binding, bridging (ortholog); protein C-terminus binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN negative regulation of osteoclast development; TNFSF11-mediated signaling pathway; establishment of endothelial intestinal barrier (ortholog); ASSOCIATED WITH abnormal plasma membrane morphology; absent mesoderm; decreased cell proliferation; ASSOCIATED WITH Cholestasis, Intrahepatic (ortholog); Deafness, Autosomal Dominant 51 (ortholog); Hearing Loss (ortholog); FOUND IN cell junction; cell-cell junction; nucleus; INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 2,4,6-trinitrobenzenesulfonic acid; 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: tight junction protein ZO-2; Tight junction protein ZO-2 (Zonula occludens 2 protein) (Zona occludens 2 protein) (Tight junction protein 2); ZO-2; zona occludens protein 2; zonula occludens protein 2
Latest Assembly: GRCm38 - Mouse Genome Assembly GRCm38
Mouse AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
GRCm381924,094,502 - 24,225,130 (-)NCBIGRCm38mm10GRCm38
MGSCv371924,168,992 - 24,299,444 (-)NCBIGRCm37mm9NCBIm37
MGSCv361924,161,608 - 24,241,085 (-)NCBImm8
Celera1924,858,437 - 24,990,744 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map19 C1NCBImapview

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Comparative Map Data
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QTLs in Region (GRCm38)
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Nucleotide Sequences
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Additional Information

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 733147
Created: 2004-01-12
Species: Mus musculus
Last Modified: 2016-10-11
Status: ACTIVE