DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating ALOX5 and atherosclerosis

ALOX5 [ENSP00000363512]

Arachidonate 5-lipoxygenase; Catalyzes the first step in leukotriene biosynthesis, and thereby plays a role in inflammatory processes; Belongs to the lipoxygenase family.

Synonyms:  ALOX5,  ALOX5p,  hALOX5,  ALOX5-001,  ALOX5-002 ...

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