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Summary Expression Gene Literature (59) GO Terms (29) Nucleotides (289) Proteins (40) Interactants (1059) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name:
aldehyde dehydrogenase 1 family member A2

raldh2 , XRaldh2 , raldh-2 ( Add synonyms , Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
retinoid metabolism

Protein Function :

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Xenbase Gene ID XB-GENE-1012909 XB-GENE-1012914 XB-GENE-17346190
Gene Symbol aldh1a2 aldh1a2.L aldh1a2.S
Chromosome Chr3 chr3L chr3S
Molecules X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
Genomic Sequence Version 10.0 Version 9.2 Version 9.1
CDS Gene model Gene model Gene model
Entrez Gene 734052
mRNA RefSeq NCBI Nucleotide NCBI Nucleotide
Protein NCBI Protein RefSeq  More.. NCBI Protein RefSeq  More.. NCBI Protein NCBI Protein  More..
X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
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Genomic Synteny Genomicus PANTHER
Expression                  Development Stages    Embryonic TissuesAdult Tissues
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Xenbase Expression Details In situ images Single cell data at SPRING Ensembl In situ: Single cell: RNA-Seq:
Proteomics X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
Embryonic Protein Expression Stage profile: Stage profile:
Data Mining X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
XenMine aldh1a2 aldh1a2.L aldh1a2.S
Knowledgebases Entrez Gene Genetic Phenotypes Gene Expression
HGNC, AGR, Monarch, OMIM, GeneCards ALDH1A2 OMIM Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Protein Atlas
MGI, AGR Aldh1a2 MGI, IMPC Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Eurexpress, MGI
RGD, AGR Aldh1a2 Ensembl
ZFIN, AGR aldh1a2 ZFIN Ensembl
fruit fly
First Distinct functions for Aldh1 and Raldh2 in the control of ligand production for embryonic retinoid signaling pathways., Dev Genet 1999  
Most Recent Using an aquatic model, Xenopus laevis, to uncover the role of chromodomain 1 in craniofacial disorders., Genesis 2021                          
All View All Papers 14 paper(s) referencing morpholinos 4 paper(s) referencing OMIMs 7 paper(s) referencing Disease Ontology
Functional Ontologies X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
GO 29 terms 2 terms 1 terms
PANTHER aldh1a2
KEGG Pathways K07249 K07249
KOG [C] Aldehyde dehydrogenase
Reagents X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
CRISPRscan Tracks aldh1a2
Morpholinos aldh1a2 MO1 , aldh1a2 MO2 , aldh1a2 MO3 aldh1a2 MO2 , aldh1a2 MO1 , aldh1a2 MO3 , aldh1a2 MO4 aldh1a2 MO1 , aldh1a2 MO2 , aldh1a2 MO3 , aldh1a2 MO4
ORFs aldh1a2.L ORF1
Clones Horizon Source BioScience Horizon Source BioScience Horizon
Plasmids Addgene Addgene

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