Protein Name cytochrome c oxidase II, mitochondrial
Organism Mus musculus
Gene ID 17709
Gene Symbol

COX2

UniProt P00405 (COX2_MOUSE), Q7JCZ1 (Q7JCZ1_MOUSE)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 1349
Total Number of Articles : 2123
Description

cytochrome c oxidase subunit II

Gene Summary

Predicted to enable copper ion binding activity and oxidoreductase activity. Predicted to contribute to cytochrome-c oxidase activity. Predicted to be involved in ATP synthesis coupled electron transport; positive regulation of cellular biosynthetic process; and positive regulation of necrotic cell death. Located in mitochondrion. Is expressed in embryo; epiblast; heart; liver; and metanephros. Orthologous to several human genes including MTCO2P12 (MT-CO2 pseudogene 12). [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

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