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Symbol FUCA2 contributors: - updated : 15-03-2007
HGNC name fucosidase, alpha-L- 2, plasma
HGNC id 4008
PROTEIN
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
STRUCTURE
motifs/domains
conjugated GlycoP
mono polymer homomer , tetramer
HOMOLOGY
interspecies homolog to chimpanzee FUCA2 (99.43 pc)
homolog to rattus Fuca2 (83.70 pc)
homolog to murine Fuca2 (82.39 pc)
Homologene
FAMILY glycosyl hydrolase 29 family
CATEGORY enzyme
SUBCELLULAR LOCALIZATION extracellular
text probable secreted protein
basic FUNCTION
  • cleaving fucose from the non reducing and of a variety of oligosaccharides (glycoprotein isoform catabolism)
  • fucosidase
  • hydrolyzing the alpha-1,6-linked fucose joined to the reducing-end N-acetylglucosamine of the carbohydrate moieties of glycoproteins.
  • CELLULAR PROCESS
    PHYSIOLOGICAL PROCESS
    PATHWAY
    metabolism carbohydrate
    signaling
    a component
    INTERACTION
    DNA
    RNA
    small molecule
    protein
    cell & other
    REGULATION
    ASSOCIATED DISORDERS
    ANIMAL & CELL MODELS