PRDX5

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PRDX5

A gene on chromosome 11q13 that encodes peroxiredoxin 5, which is involved in intracellular redox signalling. It reduces hydrogen peroxide and alkyl hydroperoxides with reducing equivalents provided in the thioredoxin system.
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These confirmed proteins include cathepsin D, nucleoside diphosphate kinase 1, fatty acid binding protein 5, oncogene DJ1, and peroxiredoxin 5.
Several of the identified proteins (peroxiredoxin 2, peroxiredoxin 5, carbonyl reductase 1, and quinonine oxioreductase 2) have been shown to play a role in protecting cells from oxidative stress (26-28).
43 complex, subunit b, isoform 1 PRDX5 Peroxiredoxin 5 -2.