Gene Symbol: Mat2b
Description: methionine adenosyltransferase 2B
Alias: methionine adenosyltransferase 2 subunit beta, MAT II beta, methionine adenosyltransferase 2 beta subunit, methionine adenosyltransferase II, beta
Species: rat
Products:     Mat2b

Top Publications

  1. Lu S, Mato J. S-adenosylmethionine in liver health, injury, and cancer. Physiol Rev. 2012;92:1515-42 pubmed publisher
    ..In experimental models, it is effective as a chemopreventive agent in HCC and perhaps other forms of cancer as well. ..
  2. Murray B, Antonyuk S, Marina A, van Liempd S, Lu S, Mato J, et al. Structure and function study of the complex that synthesizes S-adenosylmethionine. IUCrJ. 2014;1:240-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In humans, there are three genes, mat1A, mat2A and mat2B, which encode MAT enzymes...
  3. LeGros H, Halim A, Geller A, Kotb M. Cloning, expression, and functional characterization of the beta regulatory subunit of human methionine adenosyltransferase (MAT II). J Biol Chem. 2000;275:2359-66 pubmed
    ..Together, the data show that we have cloned and expressed the human MAT II beta subunit and confirmed its long suspected regulatory function...