Acnat1

Summary

Gene Symbol: Acnat1
Description: acyl-coenzyme A amino acid N-acyltransferase 1
Alias: AI132189, acyl-coenzyme A amino acid N-acyltransferase 1, acnat1
Species: mouse

Top Publications

  1. Hunt M, Alexson S. Novel functions of acyl-CoA thioesterases and acyltransferases as auxiliary enzymes in peroxisomal lipid metabolism. Prog Lipid Res. 2008;47:405-21 pubmed publisher
    ..This review will therefore focus on new and emerging roles for these enzymes in assisting with the oxidation of various lipids, amidation of lipids for excretion from peroxisomes, and in controlling coenzyme A levels in peroxisomes...
  2. Reilly S, O Shea E, Andersson U, O Byrne J, Alexson S, Hunt M. A peroxisomal acyltransferase in mouse identifies a novel pathway for taurine conjugation of fatty acids. FASEB J. 2007;21:99-107 pubmed
    ..this study, we have now identified a novel peroxisomal enzyme called acyl-coenzyme A:amino acid N-acyltransferase (ACNAT1)...