DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature on GPX2

GPX2 [ENSP00000374265]

Glutathione peroxidase 2 (gastrointestinal); Could play a major role in protecting mammals from the toxicity of ingested organic hydroperoxides. Tert-butyl hydroperoxide, cumene hydroperoxide and linoleic acid hydroperoxide but not phosphatidycholine hydroperoxide, can act as acceptors; Selenoproteins

Synonyms:  GPX2,  GPX2p,  hGPX2,  A0A024R677,  H0YJK8 ...

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