Aliases for ACSF2 Gene
External Ids for ACSF2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ACSF2 Gene
GeneCards Summary for ACSF2 Gene
ACSF2 (Acyl-CoA Synthetase Family Member 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Regulation of lipid metabolism by Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha (PPARalpha). GO annotations related to this gene include ligase activity. An important paralog of this gene is ACSM2B.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ACSF2 Gene
Acyl-CoA synthases catalyze the initial reaction in fatty acid metabolism, by forming a thioester with CoA. Has some preference toward medium-chain substrates. Plays a role in adipocyte differentiation.