DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating EPX and allergic hypersensitivity disease

EPX [ENSP00000225371]

Eosinophil peroxidase; Mediates tyrosine nitration of secondary granule proteins in mature resting eosinophils. Shows significant inhibitory activity towards Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Rv by inducing bacterial fragmentation and lysis; Belongs to the peroxidase family. XPO subfamily.

Synonyms:  EPX,  P11678,  EPER,  EPO,  P11678p ...

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