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Glutaredoxin 2
Protein GLRX2 PDB 2cq9.png
PDB rendering based on 2cq9.
Available structures
PDB Ortholog search: PDBe, RCSB
Symbols GLRX2 ; CGI-133; GRX2
External IDs OMIM606820 MGI1916617 HomoloGene41098 GeneCards: GLRX2 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 51022 69367
Ensembl ENSG00000023572 ENSMUSG00000018196
UniProt Q9NS18 Q923X4
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001243399 NM_001038592
RefSeq (protein) NP_001230328 NP_001033681
Location (UCSC) Chr 1:
193.1 – 193.11 Mb
Chr 1:
143.72 – 143.75 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Glutaredoxin-2, mitochondrial is a protein that in humans is encoded by the GLRX2 gene.[1][2]

Glutaredoxins (e.g., GLRX; MIM 600443) are a family of glutathione-dependent hydrogen donors that participate in a variety of cellular redox reactions.[supplied by OMIM][2]


  1. ^ Lundberg M, Johansson C, Chandra J, Enoksson M, Jacobsson G, Ljung J, Johansson M, Holmgren A (Jul 2001). "Cloning and expression of a novel human glutaredoxin (Grx2) with mitochondrial and nuclear isoforms". J Biol Chem 276 (28): 26269–75. doi:10.1074/jbc.M011605200. PMID 11297543. 
  2. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: GLRX2 glutaredoxin 2". 

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