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Summary Expression Gene Literature (290) GO Terms (10) Nucleotides (82) Proteins (15) Interactants (851) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name:
H2B clustered histone 21

h2b , h2bq , gl105 , h2b.1 , h2bfq , xh2b , histone 2b , hist2h2be ( Add synonyms , Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:

Protein Function :
Core component of nucleosome. Nucleosomes wrap and compact DNA into chromatin, limiting DNA accessibility to the cellular machineries which require DNA as a template. Histones thereby play a central ro...[+]

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Xenbase Gene ID XB-GENE-6452473 XB-GENE-17339403 XB-GENE-17339404
Gene Symbol h2bc21 h2bc21.L h2bc21.S
Chromosome Chr9 Scaffold10009
Molecules X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
Genomic Sequence Version 10.0 Version 6.0
CDS Gene model
Entrez Gene 100497242
mRNA NCBI Nucleotide
Protein NCBI Protein TrEMBL
X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
Genome Browser
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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:
Data Mining X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
XenMine h2bc21 h2bc21.L h2bc21.S
Knowledgebases Entrez Gene Genetic Phenotypes Gene Expression
HGNC, AGR, Monarch, OMIM, GeneCards H2BC21 OMIM Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Protein Atlas
MGI, AGR H2bc21 MGI, IMPC Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Eurexpress, MGI
fruit fly
First Reiteration frequency of the histone genes in the genome of the amphibian, Xenopus laevis., Eur J Biochem 1976  
Most Recent JARID2 and AEBP2 regulate PRC2 in the presence of H2AK119ub1 and other histone modifications., Science 2021  
All View All Papers 15 paper(s) referencing morpholinos 2 paper(s) referencing OMIMs 4 paper(s) referencing Disease Ontology
Functional Ontologies X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
GO 10 terms 0 term 0 term
PANTHER h2bc21
KEGG Pathways K11252
Reagents X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
CRISPRscan Tracks h2bc21
Clones Horizon Source BioScience
Plasmids Addgene Addgene

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