ALOX15 converts arachidonic acid to 15S-hydroperoxyeicosatetraenoic acid. The protein also acts on C-12 of arachidonate as well as on linoleic acid.
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Protein Aliases: 12-LOX; 12/15-lipoxygenase; 15-lipooxygenase-1; 15-LOX; 15-LOX2; Arachidonate 12-lipoxygenase, leukocyte-type; Arachidonate 15-lipoxygenase; Arachidonate omega-6 lipoxygenase; Hepoxilin A3 synthase Alox15; Linoleate 13S-lipoxygenase; Polyunsaturated fatty acid lipoxygenase ALOX15
Gene Aliases: 12-LOX; 15-LOX-1; 15LOX-1; ALOX15; LOG15
UniProt ID: (Human) P16050
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 246
Molecular Function: oxygenase