Gene Detail

Gene Symbol AGO2
Synonyms CASC7 | EIF2C2 | LINC00980 | PPD | Q10
Gene Description AGO2, protein argonaute-2, is a regulator of RNA mediated gene silencing (RNAi) in cells. AGO2 expression has been demonstrated to be reduced in some melanomas (PMID: 24169347) and upregulated in some epithelial cancers such as HNSCC (PMID: 22025453, PMID: 28591738).
Entrez Id 27161
Chromosome 8
Map Location 8q24.3
Canonical Transcript NM_012154


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