PON2_HUMAN Protein

Name Serum paraoxonase/arylesterase 2
Description Capable of hydrolyzing lactones and a number of aromatic carboxylic acid esters. Has antioxidant activity. Is not associated with high density lipoprotein. Prevents LDL lipid peroxidation, reverses the oxidation of mildly oxidized LDL, and inhibits the ability of MM-LDL to induce monocyte chemotaxis.
UniProt ID Q15165
Gene PON2