Selenoprotein P, human

Known as: SEPP1, SeP, Selenoprotein P 
Selenoprotein P (381 aa, ~43 kDa) is encoded by the human SEPP1 gene. This protein is involved in the modulation of selenium metabolism.
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1979-2017
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2014
2014
Selenium (Se) is an essential trace element in many life forms due to its occurrence as selenocysteine (Sec) residue in… (More)
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2012
2012
BACKGROUND Sepp1 transports selenium, but its complete role in selenium homeostasis is not known. RESULTS Deletion of Sepp1 in… (More)
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2011
2011
Oxidative stress and low-grade inflammation have been implicated in obesity and insulin resistance. As a selenium transporter… (More)
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2008
2008
Selenoprotein P (Sepp1) contains most of the selenium in blood plasma, and it is utilized by the kidney, brain, and testis as a… (More)
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2008
2008
Selenoprotein P (Sepp1) is involved in selenium homeostasis. Mice with a deletion of Sepp1, replacement of it by the shortened… (More)
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2007
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2007
Selenium is a micronutrient that is essential for the production of normal spermatozoa. The selenium-rich plasma protein… (More)
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2007
2007
The brain and testis retain selenium better than other tissues during selenium deficiency. Studies of mice with selenoprotein P… (More)
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2007
2007
Selenoprotein P (Sepp1) is a plasma and extracellular protein that is rich in selenium. Deletion of Sepp1 results in sharp… (More)
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2007
2007
Selenoprotein P (Sepp1) has two domains with respect to selenium content: the N-terminal, selenium-poor domain and the C-terminal… (More)
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2006
2006
Selenium is an essential micronutrient that function through selenoproteins. Selenium deficiency results in lower concentrations… (More)
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