Gene Detail

Gene Symbol HDAC2
Synonyms HD2 | RPD3 | YAF1
Gene Description HDAC2, histone deacetylase 2, is a histone and non-histone lysine deacetylase which regulates various cell cycle and developmental processes via transcriptional repression of target genes (PMID: 25072962). HDAC2 is overexpressed in variety of cancers in which Tp53 is a critical regulatory target during tumorigenesis (PMID: 25072962).
Entrez Id 3066
Chromosome 6
Map Location 6q21
Canonical Transcript NM_001527


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