DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating GOT2 and coenurosis

GOT2 [ENSP00000245206]

Plasma membrane-associated fatty acid-binding protein; Catalyzes the irreversible transamination of the L- tryptophan metabolite L-kynurenine to form kynurenic acid (KA). Plays a key role in amino acid metabolism. Important for metabolite exchange between mitochondria and cytosol. Facilitates cellular uptake of long-chain free fatty acids; Belongs to the class-I pyridoxal-phosphate-dependent aminotransferase family.

Synonyms:  GOT2,  GOT2p,  hGOT2,  H3BRE7,  P00505 ...

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