hmox2a

Summary

Gene Symbol: hmox2a
Description: heme oxygenase 2a
Alias: im:6909100, si:dkey-44g23.7, heme oxygenase 2, heme oxygenase (decycling) 2a
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Lorent K, Gong W, Koo K, Waisbourd Zinman O, Karjoo S, Zhao X, et al. Identification of a plant isoflavonoid that causes biliary atresia. Sci Transl Med. 2015;7:286ra67 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, these findings provide direct evidence that BA could be initiated by perinatal exposure to an environmental toxin. ..
  2. Zhou X, Zhang T, Ren L, Wu J, Wang W, Liu J. Copper elevated embryonic hemoglobin through reactive oxygen species during zebrafish erythrogenesis. Aquat Toxicol. 2016;175:1-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, we revealed that copper homeostasis was broken by its induced ROS and ROS helped with copper overloading in the body, which could be applied as a novel therapy target for copper-caused diseases. ..
  3. Holowiecki A, O Shields B, Jenny M. Characterization of heme oxygenase and biliverdin reductase gene expression in zebrafish (Danio rerio): Basal expression and response to pro-oxidant exposures. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2016;311:74-87 pubmed publisher
    ..of the teleost-specific genome duplication event, zebrafish have paralogs of hmox1 (hmox1a and hmox1b) and hmox2 (hmox2a and hmox2b)...