ASAH2

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N-acylsphingosine amidohydrolase (non-lysosomal ceramidase) 2
Identifiers
Symbols ASAH2 ; BCDase; HNAC1; LCDase; N-CDase; NCDase
External IDs OMIM611202 MGI1859310 HomoloGene10310 GeneCards: ASAH2 Gene
EC number 3.5.1.23
Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 56624 54447
Ensembl ENSG00000188611 ENSMUSG00000024887
UniProt Q9NR71 Q9JHE3
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001143974 NM_018830
RefSeq (protein) NP_001137446 NP_061300
Location (UCSC) Chr 10:
51.94 – 52.01 Mb
Chr 19:
31.98 – 32.06 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Neutral ceramidase is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the ASAH2 gene.[1][2]


References[edit]

  1. ^ El Bawab S, Roddy P, Qian T, Bielawska A, Lemasters JJ, Hannun YA (Aug 2000). "Molecular cloning and characterization of a human mitochondrial ceramidase". J Biol Chem 275 (28): 21508–13. doi:10.1074/jbc.M002522200. PMID 10781606. 
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: ASAH2 N-acylsphingosine amidohydrolase (non-lysosomal ceramidase) 2". 

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