Protein Name xanthine dehydrogenase
Organism Rattus norvegicus
Gene ID 497811
Gene Symbol

Xdh

UniProt P22985 (XDH_RAT)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 189
Total Number of Articles : 203
Description

xanthine dehydrogenase

Gene Summary

This gene encodes a member of the xanthine dehydrogenase protein family. The encoded protein has been identified as a moonlighting protein based on its ability to perform mechanistically distinct functions. The encoded protein is involved in purine degradation and functions as both a dehydrogenase and an oxidase. [provided by RefSeq, Jan 2014]

synonyms
  • xanthine dehydrogenase/oxidase
  • xanthine oxidase
  • xanthine oxidoreductase
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Properties