Taxon:

Human

Gene:

IGF2AS, PEG8

Chromosome:

11

Location:

11p15.5 (02a)

Description:

IGF2AS (PEG8) is a paternally expressed antisense transcript from the IGF2 locus. It has 3 exons, starts in intron 4 and ends in intron 2 of IGF2 (Okutsu T et al, 2000). Its promoter overlaps a large CpG island that is unmethylated in human kidney (Sullivan M et al, 1999).

Category:

Imprinted genes

Record:

268

Last Modified 12/7/2007

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