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NADPH oxidase 1
Symbols NOX1 ; GP91-2; MOX1; NOH-1; NOH1
External IDs OMIM300225 MGI2450016 HomoloGene48495 ChEMBL: 1287628 GeneCards: NOX1 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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Species Human Mouse
Entrez 27035 237038
Ensembl ENSG00000007952 ENSMUSG00000031257
UniProt Q9Y5S8 Q8CIZ9
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001271815 NM_172203
RefSeq (protein) NP_001258744 NP_757340
Location (UCSC) Chr X:
100.1 – 100.13 Mb
Chr X:
134.09 – 134.22 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

NADPH oxidase 1 is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the NOX1 gene.[1]

NOX1 is a homolog of the catalytic subunit of the superoxide-generating NADPH oxidase of phagocytes, gp91phox. Two transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene.[2]


  1. ^ Suh YA, Arnold RS, Lassegue B, Shi J, Xu X, Sorescu D, Chung AB, Griendling KK, Lambeth JD (Sep 1999). "Cell transformation by the superoxide-generating oxidase Mox1". Nature 401 (6748): 79–82. doi:10.1038/43459. PMID 10485709. 
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: NOX1 NADPH oxidase 1". 

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