Aliases for CYP2A Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for CYP2A Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CYP2A Gene
The cytochrome P450 superfamily of enzymes are monooxygenases which catalyze many reactions involved in drug metabolism and synthesis of cholesterol, steroids and other lipids. The CYP2 gene cluster on chromosome 19q13.2 includes several genes and pseudogenes from the CYP2A, CYP2B, and CYP2F subfamilies. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for CYP2A Gene
CYP2A (Cytochrome P450, Family 2, Subfamily A) is a Genetic Locus. Diseases associated with CYP2A include coumarin resistance and nicotine dependence, protection against. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Biological oxidations.