AKR1C2 gene

Known as: DD, HAKRD, dihydrodiol dehydrogenase 2; bile acid binding protein; 3-alpha hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase, type III 
This gene plays a role in the metabolism of steroid hormones.
National Institutes of Health

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2012
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2012
Obesity, diabetes, and metabolic syndromes are increasingly recognized as health concerns worldwide. Overnutrition and insulin… (More)
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2010
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2010
Genomic and transcriptomic alterations that affect cellular processes, such as cell proliferation, differentiation, apoptosis and… (More)
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2009
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2009
To better understand the role of transcription factor NF-E2-related factor (NRF) 2 in the human and its contribution to cancer… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Gut barrier loss has been implicated as a critical event in the occurrence of postoperative complications. We aimed to… (More)
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2004
2004
Progesterone plays an essential role in breast development and cancer formation. The local metabolism of progesterone may limit… (More)
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2004
2004
Recent evidence suggests that progesterone metabolites play important roles in regulating breast cancer. Previous studies have… (More)
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2001
2001
17beta-Hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (17beta-HSD) type 5 has been cloned from human prostate and is identical to type 2 3alpha-HSD… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Intestinal bile acid-binding protein (I-BABP) is a cytosolic protein that binds bile acids (BAs) with a high affinity. In the… (More)
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1994
1994
A cDNA clone encoding the major intestinal cytosolic 14-kDa bile acid-binding protein (14-kDa I-BABP) was isolated from a rat… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
The human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum demonstrates variability in its dependence upon erythrocyte sialic acid residues… (More)
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