Aliases for APOBEC2 Gene
External Ids for APOBEC2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for APOBEC2 Gene
GeneCards Summary for APOBEC2 Gene
APOBEC2 (Apolipoprotein B MRNA Editing Enzyme Catalytic Subunit 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Formation of the Editosome and Gene Expression. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include RNA binding and cytidine deaminase activity. An important paralog of this gene is APOBEC3F.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for APOBEC2 Gene
Probable C to U editing enzyme whose physiological substrate is not yet known. Does not display detectable apoB mRNA editing. Has a low intrinsic cytidine deaminase activity. May play a role in the epigenetic regulation of gene expression through the process of active DNA demethylation.