Aliases for ACSS3 Gene
External Ids for ACSS3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ACSS3 Gene
GeneCards Summary for ACSS3 Gene
ACSS3 (Acyl-CoA Synthetase Short Chain Family Member 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Ketone body metabolism and Metabolism. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include acetate-CoA ligase activity. An important paralog of this gene is ACSS2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for ACSS3 Gene
Catalyzes the synthesis of acetyl-CoA from short-chain fatty acids (PubMed:28003429). Propionate is the preferred substrate (PubMed:28003429). Can utilize acetate and butyrate with a much lower affinity (By similarity).