FUT2

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Fucosyltransferase 2 (secretor status included)
Identifiers
Symbols FUT2 ; B12QTL1; SE; SEC2; Se2; sej
External IDs OMIM182100 MGI109374 HomoloGene10325 GeneCards: FUT2 Gene
EC number 2.4.1.69
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 2524 14344
Ensembl ENSG00000176920 ENSMUSG00000055978
UniProt Q10981 Q9JL27
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_000511 NM_001271993
RefSeq (protein) NP_000502 NP_001258922
Location (UCSC) Chr 19:
49.2 – 49.21 Mb
Chr 7:
45.65 – 45.67 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Galactoside 2-alpha-L-fucosyltransferase 2 is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the FUT2 gene.[1][2] It affects the Lewis blood group.


References[edit]

  1. ^ Ball SP, Tongue N, Gibaud A, Le Pendu J, Mollicone R, Gerard G, Oriol R (Feb 1992). "The human chromosome 19 linkage group FUT1 (H), FUT2 (SE), LE, LU, PEPD, C3, APOC2, D19S7 and D19S9". Ann Hum Genet 55 (Pt 3): 225–33. doi:10.1111/j.1469-1809.1991.tb00417.x. PMID 1763885. 
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: FUT2 fucosyltransferase 2 (secretor status included)". 

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