HSPB2 May regulate the kinase DMPK. Belongs to the small heat shock protein (HSP20) family. Expressed preferentially in skeletal muscle and heart but not in the lens. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Chaperone; Heat shock protein
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 9 A5.3|9 27.75 cM
Cellular Component:  cytoplasm; nucleus
Molecular Function:  structural constituent of eye lens
Biological Process:  response to heat; somatic muscle development
Reference #:  Q99PR8 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: 27kDa; 2810021G24Rik; heat shock 27kD protein 2; heat shock protein 2; Heat shock protein beta-2; HSP27; HspB2; MKBP
Gene Symbols: Hspb2
Molecular weight: 20,375 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 5.27  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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Cross-references to other databases:  STRING  |  BioGPS  |  Pfam  |  Phospho.ELM  |  NetworKIN  |  UniProtKB  |  Entrez-Gene  |  Ensembl Gene