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GPX1 / YKL026C Sequence

Sequences and genome annotation information for Reference Strain S288C and a select set of Alternative References.


Protein Product
glutathione peroxidase GPX1
Feature Type
ORF , Verified
Description
Phospholipid hydroperoxide glutathione peroxidase; induced by glucose starvation that protects cells from phospholipid hydroperoxides and nonphospholipid peroxides during oxidative stress; glutathione peroxidase activity is neuroprotective in models of Huntington's disease; GPX1 has a paralog, HYR1, that arose from the whole genome duplication 1 2 3 4
Paralog
HYR1 3
EC Number
1.11.1.9, 1.11.1.24

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