Aliases for CYB5R1 Gene
External Ids for CYB5R1 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for CYB5R1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CYB5R1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for CYB5R1 Gene
CYB5R1 (Cytochrome B5 Reductase 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are O2/CO2 exchange in erythrocytes and Platelet activation, signaling and aggregation. GO annotations related to this gene include oxidoreductase activity and cytochrome-b5 reductase activity, acting on NAD(P)H. An important paralog of this gene is CYB5R3.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CYB5R1 Gene
NADH-cytochrome b5 reductases are involved in desaturation and elongation of fatty acids, cholesterol biosynthesis, drug metabolism, and, in erythrocyte, methemoglobin reduction.