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Summary Expression Gene Literature (264) GO Terms (24) Nucleotides (104) Proteins (38) Interactants (1081) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name:
fibroblast growth factor 2

HBGF-2 , bfgf , fgf-2 , basic fgf , xfgf2 ( Add synonyms , Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
heparin-binding growth factor

Protein Function :
Acts as a ligand for FGFR1, FGFR2, FGFR3 and FGFR4. Also acts as an integrin ligand which is required for FGF2 signaling. Plays an important role in the regulation of cell survival, cell division, cell...[+]

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Xenbase Gene ID XB-GENE-487002 XB-GENE-487006 XB-GENE-17339645
Gene Symbol fgf2 fgf2.L fgf2.S
Chromosome Chr1 chr1L chr1S
Molecules X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
Genomic Sequence Version 10.0 Version 9.1 Version 9.1
CDS Gene model Gene model Gene model
Entrez Gene 550087
mRNA RefSeq NCBI Nucleotide NCBI Nucleotide
Protein NCBI Protein RefSeq  More.. RefSeq Swiss-Prot  More.. NCBI Protein TrEMBL
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:
Data Mining X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
XenMine fgf2 fgf2.L fgf2.S
Knowledgebases Entrez Gene Genetic Phenotypes Gene Expression
HGNC, AGR, Monarch, OMIM, GeneCards FGF2 OMIM Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Protein Atlas
MGI, AGR Fgf2 MGI, IMPC Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Eurexpress, MGI
RGD, AGR Fgf2 Ensembl
ZFIN, AGR fgf2 ZFIN Ensembl
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First Mesoderm induction in early Xenopus embryos by heparin-binding growth factors., Nature 1987  
Most Recent Tissue disaggregation and isolation of specific cell types from transgenic Xenopus appendages for transcriptional analysis by FACS., Dev Dyn 2020  
All View All Papers 20 paper(s) referencing morpholinos 2 paper(s) referencing OMIMs 2 paper(s) referencing Disease Ontology
Functional Ontologies X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
GO 12 terms 16 terms 5 terms
KEGG Pathways K18497 K18497 K18497
KOG [T] Fibroblast growth factor
Reagents X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
CRISPRscan Tracks fgf2
Antibodies FGF2 Ab1 , Fgf2 Ab2 Fgf2 Ab2
Morpholinos fgf2 MO1 fgf2 MO1 fgf2 MO1
Clones EXRC Horizon Source BioScience Horizon Source BioScience Horizon
Plasmids Addgene Addgene

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