CYP2


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AcronymDefinition
CYP2Cytochrome P450 Family 2 (hemoprotein)
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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).
Organization, structure and evolution of the CYP2 gene cluster on human chromosome 19.
Thus, the alcohol-inducible form of cytochrome P450 is in the CYP2 family of P450s.
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.