CYP2


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CYP2Cytochrome P450 Family 2 (hemoprotein)
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Gotoh, "Substrate recognition sites in cytochrome P450 family 2 (CYP2) proteins inferred from comparative analyses of amino acid and coding nucleotide sequences," Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.
Reverse transcriptase-PCR quantification of mRNA levels from cytochrome (CYP) 1, CYP2 and CYP3 families in 22 different human tissues.
(2010) SULT2B1, cytochrome P450 CYP2, HSD17B14, LHB 14 Swiss Large White NA Becker et al.
Las enzimas de una misma familia (designadas por un numero arabigo: CYP1, CYP2, CYP3) tienen una homologia en la secuencia de aminoacidos no menor de 40%; cada familia se divide en subfamilias (designadas por una letra: CYP1A, CYP2D, CYP3A) con una homologia mayor de 77% en su secuencia de aminoacidos.
Three of these cytochrome families (CYP 1, CYP2, and CYP3) are involved in drug metabolism (Aschenbrenner & Venable, 2006).
The CYP2B6 gene is located, together with a closely related pseudogene CYP2B7P1, in a CYP2 gene cluster on chromosome 19 (16).
Thus, the alcohol-inducible form of cytochrome P450 is in the CYP2 family of P450s.
In another aspect, cyp2y3 and cyp3a65, homologous genes of cytochrome P450 CYP2 (cyp2) and cyp3a, are essential for alcoholic metabolism mainly in liver of zebrafish.
Ultrarapid metabolism of clomipramine in a therapy-resistant depressive patient, as confirmed by CYP2 D6 genotyping.
The human CYP forms that metabolize xenobiotics belong to the families CYP1, CYP2 and CYP3.
Hoffman published the structure of a cluster of 13 genes from the CYP2 family in humans.