ALOX12B

(redirected from arachidonate 12-lipoxygenase, 12R type)

ALOX12B

A gene on chromosome 17p13.1 that encodes an enzyme involved in the converting arachidonic acid to 12R-hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid.

Molecular pathology
ALOX12B mutations are linked to nonbullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma.