Protein Name aquaporin 2
Organism Homo sapiens
Gene ID 359
Gene Symbol


UniProt P41181 (AQP2_HUMAN)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 185
Total Number of Articles : 454

aquaporin 2

Gene Summary

This gene encodes a water channel protein located in the kidney collecting tubule. It belongs to the MIP/aquaporin family, some members of which are clustered together on chromosome 12q13. Mutations in this gene have been linked to autosomal dominant and recessive forms of nephrogenic diabetes insipidus. [provided by RefSeq, Oct 2008]

  • aquaporin-2
  • ADH water channel
  • AQP-2
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