External Ids for SESN2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SESN2 Gene
This gene encodes a member of the sestrin family of PA26-related proteins. The encoded protein may function in the regulation of cell growth and survival. This protein may be involved in cellular response to different stress conditions. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for SESN2 Gene
SESN2 (Sestrin 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SESN2 include pulmonary emphysema. Among its related pathways are Longevity regulating pathway - multiple species and p53 signaling pathway. An important paralog of this gene is SESN3.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SESN2 Gene
Involved in the reduction of peroxiredoxins.