Gene Symbol: CAPN2
Description: calpain 2, (m/II) large subunit
Alias: calpain-2 catalytic subunit, CANP 2, M-calpain, calcium-activated neutral proteinase 2, calpain M-type, calpain, large polypeptide L2, calpain-2 large subunit, millimolar-calpain
Species: cow
Products:     CAPN2

Top Publications

  1. Samanta K, Kar P, Chakraborti T, Shaikh S, Chakraborti S. Characteristic properties of endoplasmic reticulum membrane m-calpain, calpastatin and lumen m-calpain: a comparative study between membrane and lumen m-calpains. J Biochem. 2010;147:765-79 pubmed publisher
    ..6 and 4.7, respectively) and IC(50) (0.52 and 0.8 nM, respectively) values of 110 and 70 kDa calpastatins. For first time, we have determined the characteristic properties, regulation and functional activity of LCp in the ER lumen. ..
  2. Varricchio E, Russolillo M, Maruccio L, Velotto S, Campanile G, Paolucci M, et al. Immunological detection of m- and ยต-calpains in the skeletal muscle of Marchigiana cattle. Eur J Histochem. 2013;57:e2 pubmed publisher
  3. Shaikh S, Samanta K, Kar P, Roy S, Chakraborti T, Chakraborti S. m-Calpain-mediated cleavage of Na+/Ca2+ exchanger-1 in caveolae vesicles isolated from pulmonary artery smooth muscle. Mol Cell Biochem. 2010;341:167-80 pubmed publisher
  4. Zhang R, Li X. Association between IGF-IR, m-calpain and UCP-3 gene polymorphisms and growth traits in Nanyang cattle. Mol Biol Rep. 2011;38:2179-84 pubmed publisher
    ..05). In conclusion, the m-calpain/HhaI and UCP-3/BglI polymorphisms may be used as DNA markers for selection in the breeding process of Nanyang cattle. ..