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What is the official name of the ATP13A2 gene?
The official name of this gene is “ATPase type 13A2.”
ATP13A2 is the gene's official symbol. The ATP13A2 gene is also known by other names, listed below.
Read more about gene names and symbols on the About page.
What is the normal function of the ATP13A2 gene?
How are changes in the ATP13A2 gene related to health conditions?
Where is the ATP13A2 gene located?
Cytogenetic Location: 1p36
Molecular Location on chromosome 1: base pairs 16,985,957 to 17,011,971
The ATP13A2 gene is located on the short (p) arm of chromosome 1 at position 36.
More precisely, the ATP13A2 gene is located from base pair 16,985,957 to base pair 17,011,971 on chromosome 1.
See How do geneticists indicate the location of a gene? in the Handbook.
Where can I find additional information about ATP13A2?
You and your healthcare professional may find the following resources about ATP13A2 helpful.
You may also be interested in these resources, which are designed for genetics professionals and researchers.
What other names do people use for the ATP13A2 gene or gene products?
See How are genetic conditions and genes named? in the Handbook.
Where can I find general information about genes?
The Handbook provides basic information about genetics in clear language.
These links provide additional genetics resources that may be useful.
What glossary definitions help with understanding ATP13A2?
ataxia ; atrophy ; autosomal ; autosomal recessive ; cation ; ceroid ; dementia ; gene ; homeostasis ; intracellular ; isoforms ; juvenile ; palsy ; parkinsonism ; pyramidal tract ; recessive ; syndrome ; transcript ; tremor
You may find definitions for these and many other terms in the Genetics Home Reference Glossary.
See also Understanding Medical Terminology.
The resources on this site should not be used as a substitute for professional medical care or advice. Users seeking information about a personal genetic disease, syndrome, or condition should consult with a qualified healthcare professional. See How can I find a genetics professional in my area? in the Handbook.