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Symbol HMOX2 contributors: - updated : 28-12-2005
HGNC name heme oxygenase (decycling) 2
HGNC id 5014
PROTEIN
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
STRUCTURE
motifs/domains
two HRM (heme regulatory motif) repeats
HOMOLOGY
Homologene
FAMILY heme oxygenase family
CATEGORY enzyme
SUBCELLULAR LOCALIZATION     intracellular
intracellular,cytoplasm,organelle,endoplasmic reticulum ,rough,smooth
intracellular,cytoplasm,cytosolic,microsome
basic FUNCTION
  • heme oxygenase-2
  • rate limiting enzyme in the degradation of heme to biliverdin,constitutive form, potent anti-inflammatory proteins whenever oxidation injury takes place
  • CELLULAR PROCESS
    PHYSIOLOGICAL PROCESS
    PATHWAY
    metabolism
    signaling
    a component
    INTERACTION
    DNA
    RNA
    small molecule
    protein
    cell & other
    REGULATION
    ASSOCIATED DISORDERS
    ANIMAL & CELL MODELS