PTGES3

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PTGES3
Protein PTGES3 PDB 1ejf.png
Available structures
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Identifiers
Aliases PTGES3, P23, TEBP, cPGES, prostaglandin E synthase 3
External IDs MGI: 1929282 HomoloGene: 128197 GeneCards: 10728
Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
Entrez
Ensembl
UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_019766

RefSeq (protein)

NP_062740.1

Location (UCSC) Chr 12: 56.66 – 56.69 Mb Chr 10: 128.06 – 128.08 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]
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Prostaglandin E synthase 3 (cytosolic) is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the PTGES3 gene.[1]

The protein encoded by this gene is also known as p23 which functions as a chaperone which is required for proper functioning of the glucocorticoid and other steroid receptors.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Entrez Gene: PTGES3 Prostaglandin E synthase 3 (cytosolic)". 
  2. ^ Freeman BC, Yamamoto KR (June 2002). "Disassembly of transcriptional regulatory complexes by molecular chaperones". Science 296 (5576): 2232–2235. doi:10.1126/science.1073051. PMID 12077419. 

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