Aliases for MAT2A Gene
External Ids for MAT2A Gene
The protein encoded by this gene catalyzes the production of S-adenosylmethionine (AdoMet) from methionine and ATP. AdoMet is the key methyl donor in cellular processes. [provided by RefSeq, Jun 2011]
GeneCards Summary for MAT2A Gene
MAT2A (Methionine Adenosyltransferase II, Alpha) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with MAT2A include glycine n-methyltransferase deficiency and hypermethioninemia. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Carbon metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include methionine adenosyltransferase activity. An important paralog of this gene is MAT1A.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MAT2A Gene
Catalyzes the formation of S-adenosylmethionine from methionine and ATP