Gene Symbol: FAR1
Description: fatty acyl-CoA reductase 1
Alias: MLSTD2, fatty acyl-CoA reductase 1, male sterility domain containing 2, male sterility domain-containing protein 2
Species: chicken

Top Publications

  1. Hellenbrand J, Biester E, Gruber J, Hamberg M, Frentzen M. Fatty acyl-CoA reductases of birds. BMC Biochem. 2011;12:64 pubmed publisher
    ..Alcohol-forming fatty acyl-CoA reductases (FAR) catalyze the reduction of activated acyl groups to fatty alcohols that can be esterified with acyl-CoA thioesters forming wax esters...