MP20 Present in the thicker 16-17 nm junctions of mammalian lens fiber cells, where it may contribute to cell junctional organization. Acts as a receptor for calmodulin. May play an important role in both lens development and cataractogenesis. Belongs to the PMP-22/EMP/MP20 family. Eye lens specific. 2 alternatively spliced human isoforms have been reported. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Membrane protein, integral; Membrane protein, multi-pass
Cellular Component: 
Reference #:  P54825 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: Lens fiber membrane intrinsic protein; LMIP; MP17; MP18; MP19; MP20
Gene Symbols: Lim2
Molecular weight: 19,637 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 9.69  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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Cross-references to other databases:  AlphaFold  |  Pfam  |  UniProtKB  |  Entrez-Gene  |  GenPept  |  Ensembl Gene  |  Ensembl Protein