Aliases for LYPLA2 Gene
External Ids for LYPLA2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LYPLA2 Gene
Lysophospholipases are enzymes that act on biological membranes to regulate the multifunctional lysophospholipids. There are alternatively spliced transcript variants described for this gene but the full length nature is not known yet. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for LYPLA2 Gene
LYPLA2 (Lysophospholipase II) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Glycerophospholipid biosynthesis. GO annotations related to this gene include hydrolase activity. An important paralog of this gene is LYPLA1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for LYPLA2 Gene
May hydrolyze fatty acids from S-acylated cysteine residues in proteins such as trimeric G alpha proteins or HRAS. Has lysophospholipase activity (By similarity). Deacylates GAP43.