CRYBB2 Crystallins are the dominant structural components of the vertebrate eye lens. Belongs to the beta/gamma-crystallin family. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Chromosomal Location of human Ortholog: 22q11.23
Cellular Component: 
Molecular Function:  identical protein binding; structural constituent of eye lens; structural molecule activity
Biological Process:  response to stimulus; visual perception
Disease: Cataract 3, Multiple Types
Reference #:  P43320 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: Beta-B2 crystallin; Beta-crystallin B2; Beta-crystallin Bp; CCA2; CRBB2; CRYB2; CRYB2A; CRYBB2; crystallin beta B2; crystallin, beta B2; CTA-221G9.7; CTRCT3; D22S665; eye lens structural protein
Gene Symbols: CRYBB2
Molecular weight: 23,380 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 6.5  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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