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241 human active and 13 inactive phosphatases in total;
194 phosphatases have substrate data;
336 protein substrates;
83 non-protein substrates;
1215 dephosphorylation interactions;
299 KEGG pathways;
876 Reactome pathways;
last scientific update:
11 Mar, 2019
last maintenance update:
01 Sep, 2023




Gene Name PTP4A2 (QuickGO)
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Synonyms PTP4A2, PRL2, PTPCAAX2, BM-008
Protein Name PTP4A2
Alternative Name(s)
Protein tyrosine phosphatase type IVA 2;;HU-PP-1;OV-1;PTP(CAAXII);Protein-tyrosine phosphatase 4a2;Protein-tyrosine phosphatase of regenerating liver 2;PRL-2;
EntrezGene ID8073   (Comparitive Toxicogenomics)
UniProt AC (Human) Q12974 (protein sequence)
Enzyme ClassEC (BRENDA )
Molecular Weight19127 Dalton
Protein Length167 amino acids (AA)
Genome Browsers NCBI | ENSG00000184007 (Ensembl) | UCSC
Crosslinking annotations Query our ID-mapping table
Orthologues Quest For Orthologues (QFO) | GeneTree
Classification Superfamily: Class I Cys-based PTPs --> Family: DSP --> Subfamily: PRL | Historic class: Class I Cys-based PTPs --> VH1-like or DSPs --> PRLs | CATH ID: | SCOP Fold: CC1
Phosphatase activityactive | Catalytic signature motif: HCVAGLGR
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Motif information from Eukaryotic Linear Motif atlas (ELM)(show / hide)
Gene Ontology (P: Process; F: Function and C: Component terms)(show / hide)