Previous GeneCards Identifiers for UOX Gene
Urate oxidase is an enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of uric acid to allantoin. This gene has been inactivated by mutation and is nonfunctional in humans and some other primates. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for UOX Gene
UOX (Urate Oxidase (Pseudogene)) is a Pseudogene. Diseases associated with UOX include Xanthinuria.