Occurs in almost all aerobically respiring organisms and serves to protect cells from the toxic effects of hydrogen peroxide. Promotes growth of cells including T-cells, B-cells, myeloid leukemia cells, melanoma cells, mastocytoma cells and normal and transformed fibroblast cells. Homotetramer. Belongs to the catalase family. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Amino Acid Metabolism - tryptophan; Apoptosis; EC 188.8.131.52; Endoplasmic reticulum; Energy Metabolism - methane; Hydrolase; Mitochondrial; Oxidoreductase