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Aldo-keto reductase family 7, member A2 (aflatoxin aldehyde reductase)
Protein AKR7A2 PDB 2bp1.png
PDB rendering based on 2bp1.
Available structures
PDB Ortholog search: PDBe, RCSB
Symbols AKR7A2 ; AFAR; AFAR1; AFB1-AR1; AKR7
External IDs OMIM603418 MGI107796 HomoloGene2737 GeneCards: AKR7A2 Gene
EC number 1.1.1.n11
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 8574 110198
Ensembl ENSG00000053371 ENSMUSG00000028743
UniProt O43488 Q8CG76
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_003689 NM_025337
RefSeq (protein) NP_003680 NP_079613
Location (UCSC) Chr 1:
19.63 – 19.64 Mb
Chr 4:
139.31 – 139.32 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Aflatoxin B1 aldehyde reductase member 2 is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the AKR7A2 gene.[1][2]


Aldo-keto reductases, such as AKR7A2, are involved in the detoxification of aldehydes and ketones.[supplied by OMIM][2]


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