Gene Location [1]
Metabolic signaling, Chromatin remodeling/DNA methylation

IDH2 Mutation is present in 1.14% of AACR GENIE cases, with acute myeloid leukemia, lung adenocarcinoma, colon adenocarcinoma, oligodendroglioma, and intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma having the greatest prevalence [4].

Top Disease Cases with IDH2 Mutation

Significance of IDH2 Mutation in Diseases

Acute Myeloid Leukemia +

Glioma +

Malignant Solid Tumor +

Malignant Glioma +

WHO Grade II Glioma +

Myelodysplastic Syndromes +

WHO Grade III Glioma +

Cholangiocarcinoma +

Anaplastic Astrocytoma +

Breast Carcinoma +

Ependymoma +

Multiple Myeloma +

Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma +

Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma +

Oligodendroglioma +

Leukemia +

Oligoastrocytoma +

Low Grade Glioma +

Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia +

Mixed Glioma +

Hematopoietic And Lymphoid Malignancy +

Myelodysplastic/Myeloproliferative Neoplasm +

Primary Myelofibrosis +

Diffuse Glioma +

Myelofibrosis +

Diffuse Astrocytoma +

Polycythemia Vera, Post-Polycythemic Myelofibrosis Phase +

High-Grade Glioma, NOS +

Diffuse Midline Glioma, H3 K27M-Mutant +

Essential Thrombocythemia +

Myelofibrosis Transformation In Essential Thrombocythemia +

Myeloproliferative Neoplasm +

Lymphoma +

Polycythemia Vera +

Astrocytoma +

Meningioma +

Glioblastoma +

Primary Brain Neoplasm +

Gastric Carcinoma +

Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma +

Ovarian Carcinoma +

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma +

Renal Cell Carcinoma +

Gallbladder Carcinoma +

Pancreatic Carcinoma +

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor +

Pleural Mesothelioma +

Prostate Carcinoma +

Acute Bilineal Leukemia +

Acute Biphenotypic Leukemia +

Anaplastic Astrocytoma, IDH-Mutant +

Anaplastic Ependymoma +

Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma, IDH-Mutant And 1p/19q-Codeleted +

Anaplastic Pleomorphic Xanthoastrocytoma +

Atypical Chronic Myeloid Leukemia, BCR-ABL1 Negative +

Atypical Teratoid/Rhabdoid Tumor +

Central Nervous System Embryonal Neoplasm +

Central Nervous System Ganglioneuroblastoma +

Central Nervous System Neuroblastoma +

Embryonal Tumor With Multilayered Rosettes, C19MC-Altered +

Embryonal Tumor With Multilayered Rosettes, Not Otherwise Specified +

Ependymoma, RELA Fusion-Positive +

Medulloblastoma +

Medulloblastoma, Non-WNT/Non-SHH +

Medulloblastoma, SHH-Activated +

Medulloblastoma, WNT-Activated +

Medulloepithelioma +

Myeloproliferative Neoplasm, Unclassifiable +

Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma +

Peritoneal Mesothelioma +

Plasma Cell Leukemia +

Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma +

Schwannoma +


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2. The UniProt Consortium. UniProt: a worldwide hub of protein knowledge. Nucleic Acids Research. 2019;47:D506-D515.

3. Liu X, Wu C, Li C, and Boerwinkle E. dbNSFP v3.0: A one-stop database of functional predictions and annotations for human nonsynonymous and splice site SNVs. Human Mutation. 2015;37:235-241.

Liu X, Jian X, and Boerwinkle E. dbNSFP: A lightweight database of human nonsynonymous SNPs and their functional predictions. Human Mutation. 2011;32:894-899.

4. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 8. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

5. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.