DEGS2 Gene

delta(4)-desaturase, sphingolipid 2

This gene encodes a bifunctional enzyme that is involved in the biosynthesis of phytosphingolipids in human skin and in other phytosphingolipid-containing tissues. This enzyme can act as a sphingolipid delta(4)-desaturase, and also as a sphingolipid C4-hydroxylase. [provided by RefSeq, Oct 2008]

degs2 Gene Set

From GeneRIF Biological Term Annotations

genes co-occuring with the biological term degs2 in literature-supported statements describing functions of genes from the GeneRIF Biological Term Annotations dataset.