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Gene: Pex2 (peroxisomal biogenesis factor 2) Mus musculus
Symbol: Pex2
Name: peroxisomal biogenesis factor 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits metal ion binding (inferred); INVOLVED IN bile acid biosynthetic process; cholesterol homeostasis; nervous system development; ASSOCIATED WITH abnormal adrenal cortex morphology; abnormal bile composition; abnormal brain white matter morphology; ASSOCIATED WITH Zellweger syndrome; infantile Refsum disease (ortholog); peroxisomal biogenesis disorder (ortholog); FOUND IN Cdc73/Paf1 complex (ortholog); integral component of peroxisomal membrane (ortholog); membrane (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; 2,2',4,4',5,5'-hexachlorobiphenyl; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: 35kDa; D3Ertd138e; PAF-1; peroxin-2; peroxisomal membrane protein 3; peroxisomal membrane protein 3, 35 kDa; peroxisome assembly factor 1; peroxisome biogenesis factor 2; PMP35; Pxmp3; Zellweger syndrome homolog
Homo sapiens (human) : PEX2 (peroxisomal biogenesis factor 2)  HGNC  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Pex2 (peroxisomal biogenesis factor 2)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Pex2 (peroxisomal biogenesis factor 2)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : PEX2 (peroxisomal biogenesis factor 2)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : PEX2 (peroxisomal biogenesis factor 2)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Pex2 (peroxisomal biogenesis factor 2)
Sus scrofa (pig) : PEX2 (peroxisomal biogenesis factor 2)
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Latest Assembly: GRCm38 - Mouse Genome Assembly GRCm38
Mouse AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
GRCm3835,560,188 - 5,578,596 (-)NCBIGRCm38GRCm38mm10GRCm38
MGSCv3735,560,188 - 5,576,239 (-)NCBIGRCm37mm9NCBIm37
MGSCv3635,543,577 - 5,559,201 (-)NCBImm8
Celera35,637,555 - 5,653,615 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map3 A1NCBI
cM Map31.96NCBI
JBrowse: View Region in Genome Browser (JBrowse)

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Comparative Map Data
Position Markers
QTLs in Region (GRCm38)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
More on Pex2
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: mm9 mm10
MGI Report
NCBI Genome Data Viewer

RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 62106
Created: 2001-04-11
Species: Mus musculus
Last Modified: 2019-09-12
Status: ACTIVE


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