Gene Symbol: SOAT1
Description: sterol O-acyltransferase 1
Alias: sterol O-acyltransferase 1, acyltransferase wax synthase, sterol O-acyltransferase (acyl-Coenzyme A: cholesterol acyltransferase) 1
- Biester E, Hellenbrand J, Gruber J, Hamberg M, Frentzen M. Identification of avian wax synthases. BMC Biochem. 2012;13:4 pubmed publisher..We provide direct evidence that avian preen glands possess both monofunctional and bifunctional WS proteins which have different expression patterns and WS activities with different substrate specificities...