Thyroid peroxidase (IPR029589)

Short name: TPO

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships


Thyroid peroxidase (TPO) is a membrane-bound glycoprotein that serves as the key enzyme in the biosynthesis of thyroid hormones [PMID: 24829575].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0006590 thyroid hormone generation

Molecular Function

GO:0004447 iodide peroxidase activity

Cellular Component

GO:0016021 integral component of membrane

Contributing signatures

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