FAAH2_HUMAN Protein

Name Fatty-acid amide hydrolase 2
Description Degrades bioactive fatty acid amides like oleamide, the endogenous cannabinoid, anandamide and myristic amide to their corresponding acids, thereby serving to terminate the signaling functions of these molecules. Hydrolyzes monounsaturated substrate anandamide preferentially as compared to polyunsaturated substrates.
UniProt ID Q6GMR7
Gene FAAH2