Gene Detail

Gene Symbol STAT2
Synonyms IMD44 | ISGF-3 | P113 | STAT113
Gene Description STAT2, signal transducer and activator of transcription 2, is a STAT family transcription factor that mediates anti-viral and anti-proliferative responses via transcription of IFN stimulated genes (PMID: 24416652). In mouse models, STAT2 knockout mice with constitutive expression of IFN-a form medulloblastomas, while STAT2 knockout mice form fewer tumors relative to wild-type (PMID: 22280068).
Entrez Id 6773
Chromosome 12
Map Location 12q13.3
Canonical Transcript NM_005419


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