Official Full Name
cytochrome P450, family 4, subfamily V, polypeptide 2
This gene encodes a member of the cytochrome P450 hemethiolate protein superfamily which are involved in oxidizing various substrates in the metabolic pathway. It is implicated in the metabolism of fatty acid precursors into n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids. Mutations in this gene result in Bietti crystalline corneoretinal dystrophy.
CYP4V2; cytochrome P450, family 4, subfamily V, polypeptide 2; cytochrome P450 4V2; CYP4AH1; BCD; CYP4V 2; Retina CYP4V2; FLJ18432; MGC43534; CYP4V