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Summary Expression Gene Literature (5) GO Terms (6) Nucleotides (204) Proteins (40) Interactants (158) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name:
peroxiredoxin 2

prx2 , tpx1 , nkefb , prxii , tdpx1 , prx-2 , peroxiredoxin 2 ( Add synonyms , Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
Alkyl hydroperoxide reductase, thiol specific antioxidant and related enzymes

Protein Function :
Thiol-specific peroxidase that catalyzes the reduction of hydrogen peroxide and organic hydroperoxides to water and alcohols, respectively.

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Xenbase Gene ID XB-GENE-945852 XB-GENE-945858 XB-GENE-17331491
Gene Symbol prdx2 prdx2.L prdx2.S
Chromosome Chr3 chr3L
Molecules X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
Genomic Sequence Version 9.1 Version 9.2
CDS Gene model Gene model
Entrez Gene 394597
mRNA RefSeq RefSeq
Protein NCBI Protein RefSeq  More.. NCBI Protein RefSeq  More..
X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
Genome Browser
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Genomic Synteny Genomicus PANTHER
Expression                  Development Stages    Embryonic TissuesAdult Tissues
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Xenbase Expression Details In situ images Single cell data at SPRING Ensembl In situ: Single cell: RNA-Seq:
Proteomics X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
Embryonic Protein Expression Stage profile:
Data Mining X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
XenMine prdx2 prdx2.L prdx2.S
Knowledgebases Entrez Gene Genetic Phenotypes Gene Expression
HGNC AGR, OMIM:Gene, GeneCards PRDX2 OMIM Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Protein Atlas
MGI, AGR Prdx2 MGI, IMPC Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Eurexpress, MGI
RGD, AGR Prdx2 Ensembl
ZFIN, AGR prdx2 ZFIN Ensembl
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First Genetic screens for mutations affecting development of Xenopus tropicalis., PLoS Genet 2006                          
Most Recent Peroxiredoxin5 Controls Vertebrate Ciliogenesis by Modulating Mitochondrial Reactive Oxygen Species., Antioxid Redox Signal 2019    
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Functional Ontologies X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
GO 6 terms 6 terms 0 term
KEGG Pathways K03386 K03386
KOG [O] Alkyl hydroperoxide reductase, thiol specific antioxidant and related enzymes
Reagents X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
CRISPRscan Tracks prdx2
ORFs prdx2 ORF1 prdx2.L ORF1
Clones Horizon Source BioScience Horizon Source BioScience
Plasmids Addgene Addgene

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