GK2
MCID: GLY100
MIFTS: 12

Glycerol Kinase 2 (GK2)

Categories: Reproductive diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Glycerol Kinase 2

MalaCards integrated aliases for Glycerol Kinase 2:

Name: Glycerol Kinase 2 57
Glycerol Kinase, Testicular, Type a; Gkta 57
Glycerol Kinase, Testicular, Type a 57
Glycerol Kinase Pseudogene 2; Gkp2 57
Glycerol Kinase Pseudogene 2 57
Gkta 57
Gkp2 57
Gk2 57

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External Ids:

OMIM® 57 600148

Summaries for Glycerol Kinase 2

MalaCards based summary : Glycerol Kinase 2, also known as glycerol kinase, testicular, type a; gkta, is related to glycerol kinase deficiency and galactosemia i. An important gene associated with Glycerol Kinase 2 is GK2 (Glycerol Kinase 2).

More information from OMIM: 600148

Related Diseases for Glycerol Kinase 2

Diseases related to Glycerol Kinase 2 via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 glycerol kinase deficiency 11.1
2 galactosemia i 11.1
3 adrenal hypoplasia, congenital 10.9
4 toe syndactyly, telecanthus, and anogenital and renal malformations 10.9
5 muscular dystrophy, duchenne type 10.9
6 d-2-hydroxyglutaric aciduria 1 10.9
7 breast cancer 9.9
8 galactosemia ii 9.9
9 cataract 9.9

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Glycerol Kinase 2:



Diseases related to Glycerol Kinase 2

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Glycerol Kinase 2

Clinical features from OMIM®:

600148 (Updated 05-Mar-2021)

Drugs & Therapeutics for Glycerol Kinase 2

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Genetic Tests for Glycerol Kinase 2

Anatomical Context for Glycerol Kinase 2

Publications for Glycerol Kinase 2

Articles related to Glycerol Kinase 2:

# Title Authors PMID Year
1
The glycerol kinase gene family: structure of the Xp gene, and related intronless retroposons. 57
7987308 1994
2
Glycerol kinase 2 is essential for proper arrangement of crescent-like mitochondria to form the mitochondrial sheath during mouse spermatogenesis. 61
30662012 2019
3
Glycerol kinase-like proteins cooperate with Pld6 in regulating sperm mitochondrial sheath formation and male fertility. 61
28852571 2017
4
Proteomics-based study on asthenozoospermia: differential expression of proteasome alpha complex. 61
20304782 2010

Variations for Glycerol Kinase 2

Expression for Glycerol Kinase 2

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Pathways for Glycerol Kinase 2

GO Terms for Glycerol Kinase 2

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