Literature associating LOX and thoracic aortic aneurysm
Protein-lysine 6-oxidase; Responsible for the post-translational oxidative deamination of peptidyl lysine residues in precursors to fibrous collagen and elastin. Regulator of Ras expression. May play a role in tumor suppression. Plays a role in the aortic wall architecture (By similarity); Belongs to the lysyl oxidase family.
Synonyms: LOX, B0AZT2, B4DN04, B7ZAJ4, D0PNI2 ...