Official Full Name
additional sex combs like 2 (Drosophila)
ASXL2 is a human homolog of the Drosophila asx gene. Drosophila asx is an enhancer of trithorax (see MIM 159555) and;polycomb (see MIM 610231) (ETP) gene that encodes a chromatin protein with dual functions in transcriptional;activation and silencing (Katoh and Katoh, 2003 (PubMed 12888926)).
ASXL2; additional sex combs like 2 (Drosophila); putative Polycomb group protein ASXL2; ASXH2; FLJ10898; KIAA1685; Additional sex combs like 2; Additional sex combs like protein 2; Additional sex combs-like protein 2; ASXL 2; ASXL2_HUMAN; DKFZp686C1968; Polycomb group protein ASXH2