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RGD ID: 2479
Species: Rattus norvegicus
RGD Object: Gene
Symbol: Cyp4a2
Name: cytochrome P450, family 4, subfamily a, polypeptide 2
Acc ID: CHEBI:30805
Term: dodecanoic acid
Definition: A straight-chain, twelve-carbon medium-chain saturated fatty acid with strong bactericidal properties; the main fatty acid in coconut oil and palm kernel oil.
Chemical ID: MESH:C030358
Note: Use of the qualifier "multiple interactions" designates that the annotated interaction is comprised of a complex set of reactions and/or regulatory events, possibly involving additional chemicals and/or gene products.
QualifierEvidenceWithReferenceSourceNotesOriginal Reference(s)
affects metabolic processingEXP 6480464CTDCYP4A2 protein affects the metabolism of lauric acid

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