FABP2

FABP2

Identifiers Symbols FABP2; FABPI; I-FABP External IDs OMIM: 134640 MGI: 95478 HomoloGene: 107 ChEMBL: 4879 GeneCards: FABP2 Gene

Gene Ontology
Molecular function long-chain fatty acid transporter activity
fatty acid binding
Cellular component plasma membrane
microvillus
apical cortex
Biological process fatty acid metabolic process
digestion
intestinal absorption
Sources: Amigo / QuickGO
RNA expression pattern More reference expression data Orthologs Species Human Mouse Entrez 2169 14079 Ensembl ENSG00000145384 ENSMUSG00000023057 UniProt P12104 P55050 RefSeq (mRNA) NM_000134 NM_007980 RefSeq (protein) NP_000125 NP_032006 Location (UCSC) Chr 4:
120.24 – 120.24 Mb Chr 3:
122.9 – 122.9 Mb PubMed search

Fatty acid-binding protein 2 (FABP2) also known as Intestinal-type fatty acid-binding protein (I-FABP) is a protein that in humans is encoded by the FABP2 gene.

Read more about FABP2:  Function, Clinical Significance