Protein Name kinesin family member 2A
Organism Homo sapiens
Gene ID 3796
Gene Symbol

KIF2A

UniProt O00139 (KIF2A_HUMAN), A0A6Q8PFA6 (A0A6Q8PFA6_HUMAN), B0AZS5 (B0AZS5_HUMAN)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 30
Total Number of Articles : 35
Description

kinesin family member 2A

Gene Summary

The protein encoded by this gene is a plus end-directed motor required for normal mitotic progression. The encoded protein is required for normal spindle activity during mitosis and is necessary for normal brain development. Several transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2011]

synonyms
  • kinesin-like protein KIF2A
  • Kinesin, heavy chain, 2
  • kinesin heavy chain member 2A
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Properties