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Summary Expression Gene Literature (32) GO Terms (20) Nucleotides (233) Proteins (87) Interactants (593) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name:
ELAV like neuron-specific RNA binding protein 2

elrB , hub , heln1 , hel-n1 , el-1 , elavl2-a , elavl2-b ( Add synonyms , Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
RNA binding

Protein Function :
Binds to poly-U elements and AU-rich elements (AREs) in the 3'-UTR of target mRNAs. Required for the vegetal localization of vg1 mRNA. Probably required for nervous system development.

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Xenbase Gene ID XB-GENE-491749 XB-GENE-866091 XB-GENE-6254447
Gene Symbol elavl2 elavl2.L elavl2.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 594913
mRNA NCBI Nucleotide NCBI Nucleotide NCBI Nucleotide
Protein RefSeq Swiss-Prot  More.. RefSeq Swiss-Prot  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 elavl2 elavl2.L elavl2.S
Knowledgebases Entrez Gene Genetic Phenotypes Gene Expression
HGNC, AGR, Monarch, OMIM, GeneCards ELAVL2 OMIM Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Protein Atlas
MGI, AGR Elavl2 MGI, IMPC Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Eurexpress, MGI
RGD, AGR Elavl2 Ensembl
ZFIN, AGR elavl2 ZFIN Ensembl
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First Structural and chemical characterization of isolated centrosomes., Cell Motil Cytoskeleton 1987  
Most Recent Neural tube closure requires the endocytic receptor Lrp2 and its functional interaction with intracellular scaffolds., Development 2021  
All View All Papers 2 paper(s) referencing morpholinos 1 paper(s) referencing Disease Ontology
Functional Ontologies X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
GO 11 terms 12 terms 2 terms
PANTHER elavl2
KEGG Pathways K13208 K13208
KOG [A] RNA-binding protein ELAV/HU (RRM superfamily)
Reagents X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
CRISPRscan Tracks elavl2
Antibodies Elavl3 Ab1 Elavl3 Ab1 Elavl3 Ab1
ORFs elavl2.S ORF1
Clones Horizon Horizon Source BioScience Horizon Source BioScience
Plasmids Addgene Addgene

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