Protein Name hydroxyacid oxidase 2
Organism Homo sapiens
Gene ID 51179
Gene Symbol

HAO2

UniProt Q9NYQ3 (HAOX2_HUMAN)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 69
Total Number of Articles : 44
Description

hydroxyacid oxidase 2

Gene Summary

This gene is one of three related genes that have 2-hydroxyacid oxidase activity. The encoded protein localizes to the peroxisome has the highest activity toward the substrate 2-hydroxypalmitate. Alternative splicing results in multiple transcript variants. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2014]

synonyms
  • 2-Hydroxyacid oxidase 2
  • (S)-2-hydroxy-acid oxidase, peroxisomal
  • cell growth-inhibiting gene 16 protein
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Properties