ATG2/YNL242W Locus History Help

Nomenclature History
An SGD Standard Name was first assigned to this gene on 2001-06-04.
Standard Name Reference
ATG2 Klionsky DJ, et al.  (2003) A unified nomenclature for yeast autophagy-related genes. Dev Cell 5(4):539-45
Other Name(s)Reference
APG2 Tsukada M and Ohsumi Y  (1993) Isolation and characterization of autophagy-defective mutants of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. FEBS Lett 333(1-2):169-74
AUT8 Harding TM, et al.  (1996) Genetic and phenotypic overlap between autophagy and the cytoplasm to vacuole protein targeting pathway. J Biol Chem 271(30):17621-4
SPO72 Barth H and Thumm M  (2001) A genomic screen identifies AUT8 as a novel gene essential for autophagy in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Gene 274(1-2):151-6
Nomenclature History Notes
2003-09-10The standard gene name of ORF YNL242W was changed from APG2 to ATG2, as part of the unified autophagy nomenclature agreed upon by the yeast research community. Sept. 10, 2003