Aliases for AACS Gene
External Ids for AACS Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for AACS Gene
GeneCards Summary for AACS Gene
AACS (Acetoacetyl-CoA Synthetase) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with AACS include Enchondromatosis, Multiple, Ollier Type. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Regulation of lipid metabolism by Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha (PPARalpha). Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include butyrate-CoA ligase activity and acetoacetate-CoA ligase activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for AACS Gene
Activates acetoacetate to acetoacetyl-CoA. May be involved in utilizing ketone body for the fatty acid-synthesis during adipose tissue development (By similarity).