Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating ACE2 and severe acute respiratory syndrome

ACE2 [ENSP00000389326]

Angiotensin-converting enzyme homolog; Carboxypeptidase which converts angiotensin I to angiotensin 1-9, a peptide of unknown function, and angiotensin II to angiotensin 1-7, a vasodilator. Also able to hydrolyze apelin- 13 and dynorphin-13 with high efficiency. May be an important regulator of heart function.

Synonyms:  ACE2,  ACE2p,  hACE2,  Q9BYF1,  Q9BYF1p ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt