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Gene: PRDX2 (peroxiredoxin 2) Homo sapiens
Symbol: PRDX2
Name: peroxiredoxin 2
RGD ID: 733019
Description: Exhibits thioredoxin peroxidase activity. Involved in regulation of apoptotic process and removal of superoxide radicals. Localizes to extracellular exosome.
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: REVIEWED
Also known as: epididymis secretory sperm binding protein Li 2a; HEL-S-2a; MGC4104; natural killer cell-enhancing factor B; natural killer-enhancing factor B; NKEF-B; NKEFB; peroxiredoxin-2; PRP; PRX2; PRXII; PTX1; TDPX1; thiol-specific antioxidant 1; thiol-specific antioxidant protein; thioredoxin peroxidase 1; thioredoxin-dependent peroxide reductase 1; thioredoxin-dependent peroxiredoxin 2; torin; TPX1; TSA
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Prdx2 (peroxiredoxin 2)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Prdx2 (peroxiredoxin 2)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Prdx2 (peroxiredoxin 2)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : PRDX2 (peroxiredoxin 2)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : PRDX2 (peroxiredoxin 2)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Prdx2 (peroxiredoxin 2)
Sus scrofa (pig) : PRDX2 (peroxiredoxin 2)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : PRDX2 (peroxiredoxin 2)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Prdx2 (peroxiredoxin 2)
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Related Pseudogenes: PRDX2P1   PRDX2P2   PRDX2P3   PRDX2P4  
Allele / Splice: See ClinVar data
Latest Assembly: GRCh38 - Human Genome Assembly GRCh38
Human AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
GRCh38.p13 Ensembl1912,796,820 - 12,801,800 (-)EnsemblGRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh381912,796,823 - 12,801,800 (-)NCBIGRCh38GRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh371912,907,634 - 12,912,724 (-)NCBIGRCh37GRCh37hg19GRCh37
Build 361912,768,634 - 12,773,694 (-)NCBINCBI36hg18NCBI36
Build 341912,772,426 - 12,773,694NCBI
Celera1912,797,342 - 12,802,402 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map19p13.13NCBI
HuRef1912,479,370 - 12,484,460 (-)NCBIHuRef
CHM1_11912,908,110 - 12,913,203 (-)NCBICHM1_1
JBrowse: View Region in Genome Browser (JBrowse)

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More on PRDX2
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: hg19 hg38
HGNC Report
NCBI Genome Data Viewer

RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 733019
Created: 2004-01-12
Species: Homo sapiens
Last Modified: 2020-10-06
Status: ACTIVE


RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.