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Summary Expression Phenotypes Gene Literature (533) GO Terms (5) Nucleotides (2219) Proteins (64) Interactants (2386) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name: 
ornithine decarboxylase 1

odc , ornithine decarboxylase , xODC1 ( Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
rate-limiting enzyme, polyamine biosynthesis pathway

Protein Function :
Catalyzes the first and rate-limiting step of polyamine biosynthesis that converts ornithine into putrescine, which is the precursor for the polyamines, spermidine and spermine. Polyamines are essentia...[+]

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Disease Ontology:
colorectal cancer

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Expression                  Development Stages                                               Embryonic Tissues                                                                Adult Tissues
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