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E2F2 A gene on chromosome 1p36 that encodes a member of the E2F family of DNA-binding transcription factors, which play a key role in regulating the cell cycle and tumour suppressor proteins. E2F2 binds specifically to the tumour suppressor retinoblastoma protein pRB in a cell-cycle-dependent manner.
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Because of this variability, there is only one gene sequenced to date, the cell cycle gene E2F transcription factor 2
(E2F2), that reflects the overall average diversity and size of the candidate genes sequenced by the EGP.