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FAAH2 fatty acid amide hydrolase 2 [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 158584, updated on 5-Jan-2022

Summary

Official Symbol
FAAH2provided by HGNC
Official Full Name
fatty acid amide hydrolase 2provided by HGNC
Primary source
HGNC:HGNC:26440
See related
Ensembl:ENSG00000165591 MIM:300654
Gene type
protein coding
RefSeq status
REVIEWED
Organism
Homo sapiens
Lineage
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Euarchontoglires; Primates; Haplorrhini; Catarrhini; Hominidae; Homo
Also known as
AMDD
Summary
This gene encodes a fatty acid amide hydrolase that shares a conserved protein motif with the amidase signature family of enzymes. The encoded enzyme is able to catalyze the hydrolysis of a broad range of bioactive lipids, including those from the three main classes of fatty acid amides; N-acylethanolamines, fatty acid primary amides and N-acyl amino acids. This enzyme has a preference for monounsaturated acyl chains as a substrate. Alternate splicing results in multiple transcript variants encoding distinct isoforms. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2017]
Expression
Ubiquitous expression in liver (RPKM 2.5), skin (RPKM 1.5) and 24 other tissues See more
Orthologs
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Genomic context

See FAAH2 in Genome Data Viewer
Location:
Xp11.21
Exon count:
19
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
109.20211119 current GRCh38.p13 (GCF_000001405.39) X NC_000023.11 (57121861..57489196)
105.20201022 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) X NC_000023.10 (57313110..57515629)

Chromosome X - NC_000023.11Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene spindlin family member 3 Neighboring gene SPIN2 family pseudogene 1 Neighboring gene spindlin family member 2B Neighboring gene spindlin family member 2A Neighboring gene protein phosphatase 1 regulatory inhibitor subunit 11 pseudogene 2 Neighboring gene methylenetetrahydrofolate dehydrogenase (NADP+ dependent) 1 pseudogene 1 Neighboring gene uncharacterized LOC107985708 Neighboring gene zinc finger X-linked duplicated B

Genomic regions, transcripts, and products

Expression

  • Project title: HPA RNA-seq normal tissues
  • Description: RNA-seq was performed of tissue samples from 95 human individuals representing 27 different tissues in order to determine tissue-specificity of all protein-coding genes
  • BioProject: PRJEB4337
  • Publication: PMID 24309898
  • Analysis date: Wed Apr 4 07:08:55 2018

Bibliography

GeneRIFs: Gene References Into Functions

What's a GeneRIF?

HIV-1 interactions

Protein interactions

Protein Gene Interaction Pubs
Tat tat HIV-1 Tat upregulates the expression of fatty acid amide hydrolase 2 (FAAH2) in human primary T cells PubMed

Go to the HIV-1, Human Interaction Database

Pathways from PubChem

Interactions

Products Interactant Other Gene Complex Source Pubs Description

General gene information

Markers

Homology

Clone Names

  • FLJ31204

Gene Ontology Provided by GOA

Function Evidence Code Pubs
enables anandamide amidohydrolase activity IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
enables fatty acid amide hydrolase activity TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
enables oleamide hydrolase activity IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
Process Evidence Code Pubs
involved_in arachidonic acid metabolic process TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
involved_in lipid catabolic process IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
Component Evidence Code Pubs
located_in integral component of membrane IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
located_in lipid droplet TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 

General protein information

Preferred Names
fatty-acid amide hydrolase 2
Names
amidase domain containing
amidase domain-containing protein
anandamide amidohydrolase 2
oleamide hydrolase 2
NP_001340769.1
NP_001340770.1
NP_777572.2
XP_005262042.1
XP_005262043.1
XP_005262044.1
XP_011529069.1
XP_016884779.1
XP_016884781.1
XP_016884782.1
XP_016884783.1

NCBI Reference Sequences (RefSeq)

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RefSeqs maintained independently of Annotated Genomes

These reference sequences exist independently of genome builds. Explain

These reference sequences are curated independently of the genome annotation cycle, so their versions may not match the RefSeq versions in the current genome build. Identify version mismatches by comparing the version of the RefSeq in this section to the one reported in Genomic regions, transcripts, and products above.

Genomic

  1. NG_013232.2 RefSeqGene

    Range
    5001..207520
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    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. NM_001353840.1NP_001340769.1  fatty-acid amide hydrolase 2 isoform 2

    Status: REVIEWED

    Source sequence(s)
    AL590394, AL606754, AL928898, BC073922, Z83745
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    COG0154
    Location:48486
    GatA; Asp-tRNAAsn/Glu-tRNAGln amidotransferase A subunit or related amidase [Translation, ribosomal structure and biogenesis]
  2. NM_001353841.1NP_001340770.1  fatty-acid amide hydrolase 2 isoform 3

    Status: REVIEWED

    Source sequence(s)
    AL590394, AL606754, AL928898, BC073922, Z83745
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    COG0154
    Location:48456
    GatA; Asp-tRNAAsn/Glu-tRNAGln amidotransferase A subunit or related amidase [Translation, ribosomal structure and biogenesis]
  3. NM_174912.4NP_777572.2  fatty-acid amide hydrolase 2 isoform 1

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_777572.2

    Status: REVIEWED

    Source sequence(s)
    AL590394, AL606754, AL928898, Z83745
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS14375.1
    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    Q6GMR7
    UniProtKB/TrEMBL
    B2C6G4
    Related
    ENSP00000364035.4, ENST00000374900.5
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    COG0154
    Location:48526
    GatA; Asp-tRNAAsn/Glu-tRNAGln amidotransferase A subunit or related amidase [Translation, ribosomal structure and biogenesis]

RNA

  1. NR_148557.2 RNA Sequence

    Status: REVIEWED

    Source sequence(s)
    AL590394, AL606754, AL928898, BC073922, Z83745
  2. NR_148564.2 RNA Sequence

    Status: REVIEWED

    Source sequence(s)
    AL590394, AL606754, AL928898, Z83745

RefSeqs of Annotated Genomes: Homo sapiens Updated Annotation Release 109.20211119

The following sections contain reference sequences that belong to a specific genome build. Explain

Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

Genomic

  1. NC_000023.11 Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

    Range
    57121861..57489196
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mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. XM_011530767.3XP_011529069.1  fatty-acid amide hydrolase 2 isoform X2

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for XP_011529069.1

    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    COG0154
    Location:2443
    GatA; Asp-tRNAAsn/Glu-tRNAGln amidotransferase A subunit or related amidase [Translation, ribosomal structure and biogenesis]
  2. XM_017029292.1XP_016884781.1  fatty-acid amide hydrolase 2 isoform X3

  3. XM_005261987.4XP_005262044.1  fatty-acid amide hydrolase 2 isoform X7

    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    COG0154
    Location:48321
    GatA; Asp-tRNAAsn/Glu-tRNAGln amidotransferase A subunit or related amidase [Translation, ribosomal structure and biogenesis]
  4. XM_017029290.2XP_016884779.1  fatty-acid amide hydrolase 2 isoform X1

  5. XM_017029294.2XP_016884783.1  fatty-acid amide hydrolase 2 isoform X5

  6. XM_017029293.2XP_016884782.1  fatty-acid amide hydrolase 2 isoform X4

  7. XM_005261986.4XP_005262043.1  fatty-acid amide hydrolase 2 isoform X6

    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    COG0154
    Location:48321
    GatA; Asp-tRNAAsn/Glu-tRNAGln amidotransferase A subunit or related amidase [Translation, ribosomal structure and biogenesis]
  8. XM_005261985.3XP_005262042.1  fatty-acid amide hydrolase 2 isoform X2

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for XP_005262042.1

    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    COG0154
    Location:2443
    GatA; Asp-tRNAAsn/Glu-tRNAGln amidotransferase A subunit or related amidase [Translation, ribosomal structure and biogenesis]

RNA

  1. XR_001755657.1 RNA Sequence

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