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Symbol Report: MSH2

Approved symbol
MSH2
Approved name
mutS homolog 2
HGNC ID
HGNC:7325
Previous symbols & names
COCA1, "mutS (E. coli) homolog 2 (colon cancer, nonpolyposis type 1)", "mutS homolog 2, colon cancer, nonpolyposis type 1 (E. coli)"
Synonyms
"DNA mismatch repair protein Msh2", HNPCC, HNPCC1
Locus type
gene with protein product
Chromosomal location
2p21-p16.3
Gene family
MutS homologs
HCOP
Orthology Predictions for MSH2