CRABP2 Transports retinoic acid to the nucleus. Regulates the access of retinoic acid to the nuclear retinoic acid receptors. Belongs to the calycin superfamily. Fatty-acid binding protein (FABP) family. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Nuclear receptor co-regulator
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 1q23.1
Cellular Component:  cytosol; endoplasmic reticulum; nucleoplasm
Molecular Function:  protein binding; retinal binding; retinoic acid binding; retinoid binding; retinol binding
Biological Process:  embryonic forelimb morphogenesis; epidermis development; positive regulation of collateral sprouting; regulation of retinoic acid receptor signaling pathway; regulation of transcription, DNA-templated; retinoic acid biosynthetic process; signal transduction
Reference #:  P29373 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: cellular retinoic acid binding protein 2; Cellular retinoic acid-binding protein 2; Cellular retinoic acid-binding protein II; CRABP-II; CRABP2; RABP2; RBP6
Gene Symbols: CRABP2
Molecular weight: 15,693 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 5.42  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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