DLGAP2

DLGAP2

A gene on chromosome 8p23 that encodes disks-associated protein 2, a membrane-associated guanylate kinase localised at postsynaptic density in neurons, which is thought to play a role in molecular organisation of synapses and in neuronal signalling.
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metabolism (B3GALT6, BHMT2, KMO, LIPC, MDH1B, NPL, SMC3), cytoskeleton (SHROOM4, DNASE1, TBCD), signal transduction (ADRBK2, ARF1, CLSTN2, DLGAP2, GPRC5C, GUK1, PTAR1, RABGGTB, WNT10A, ZNF544), transcriptional regulation (HAT1, JMJD5, PCGF6, ZNF599), RNA processing (DDX1, MRPS9, RPL31, SNRNP200,), protein turnover (HSPA9, PSMG4, PSKH1, RNF181, RNGTT, WDR20), as well as other or unknown functions (ABI3BP, C12orf42, CXCL6, DNASE1, LOC401098, LOC729059, LOC727973, PCDHG, REEP2, TF, SAA1, SAA4, SMPD4, STARD7, TSN, VCAM1).
The new AGP study also identified new autism susceptibility genes including SHANK2, SYNGAP1, DLGAP2 and the X-linked DDX53-PTCHD1 locus.