GPC2

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GPC2

A gene on chromosome 7q22.1 that encodes glypican 2, a cell surface proteoglycan with heparan sulfate that may play a role in motility of developing neurons.
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Recently, Bosse and coworkers have analyzed genes differentially expressed in NB and normal tissues, and they identified Glypican-2 (GPC2) as a molecule specifically expressed by NB cells and not by normal tissues.