KIR2DL2 Receptor on natural killer (NK) cells for HLA-Cw1, 3, 7, and 8 allotypes. Inhibits the activity of NK cells thus preventing cell lysis. Belongs to the immunoglobulin superfamily. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Membrane protein, integral; Receptor, misc.
Chromosomal Location of human Ortholog: 19q13.4
Cellular Component:  integral component of membrane; plasma membrane
Biological Process:  regulation of immune response
Reference #:  P43627 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: CD158 antigen-like family member B1; CD158b; CD158B1; KI2L2; killer cell immunoglobulin like receptor, two Ig domains and long cytoplasmic tail 2; Killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptor 2DL2; killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptor, two domains, long cytoplasmic tail, 2; KIR2DL2; MHC class I NK cell receptor; Natural killer-associated transcript 6; NKAT-6; NKAT6; p58 natural killer cell receptor clone CL-43; p58 NK receptor CL-43; p58.2
Gene Symbols: KIR2DL2
Molecular weight: 38,472 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 6.46  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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