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Gene: RNA45S2

Approved Symbol RNA45S2
Approved Name RNA 45S pre-ribosomal 2
Status Approved
Locus Type RNA ribosomal
Locus Group non-coding RNA
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Previous Name
Name Synonyms
Chromosome 14p12 not on reference assembly
Date Approved 2012-08-07
Date Modified 2017-03-17
Date Symbol Changed
Date Name Changed
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Entrez Gene ID 106631779
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Gene Family ID 1382
Gene Family Name 45S pre-ribosomal RNAs
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Gene keywords RNA45S2 RNA 45S pre-ribosomal 2 45S pre-ribosomal RNAs
ID 106631779
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uid 106631779
name RNA45S2
description RNA, 45S pre-ribosomal 2
chromosome 14
geneticsource genomic
maplocation 14p12
nomenclaturesymbol RNA45S2
nomenclaturename RNA, 45S pre-ribosomal 2
nomenclaturestatus Official
geneweight 1469
summary 45S ribosomal DNA (rDNA) arrays, or clusters, are present on human chromosomes 13, 14, 15, 21 and 22, designated RNR1 through RNR5, respectively. Each cluster consists of multiple 45S rDNA repeat units that vary in number among individuals and chromosomes, with total diploid copy number estimates ranging from 60 to >800 repeat units in a human genome. The 45S rDNA repeat unit encodes a 45S rRNA precursor, transcribed by RNA polymerase I, which is processed to form the 18S, 5.8S and 28S rRNAs. Gene and RefSeq, in collaboration with HGNC, currently describe one 45S rDNA cluster, and one set of 45S precursor and product rRNAs, for each of the five human chromosomes to which these loci are localized. This gene is a representative copy of the 45S ribosomal RNA on chromosome 14. [provided by RefSeq, Feb 2017]
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chrstart 999999999
scientificname Homo sapiens
commonname human
taxid 9606