Aliases for ACSM5 Gene
External Ids for ACSM5 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ACSM5 Gene
GeneCards Summary for ACSM5 Gene
ACSM5 (Acyl-CoA Synthetase Medium Chain Family Member 5) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are fatty acid beta-oxidation (peroxisome) and Metabolism. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include GTP binding and butyrate-CoA ligase activity. An important paralog of this gene is ACSM4.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ACSM5 Gene
Has medium-chain fatty acid:CoA ligase activity with broad substrate specificity (in vitro). Acts on acids from C(4) to C(11) and on the corresponding 3-hydroxy- and 2,3- or 3,4-unsaturated acids (in vitro) (By similarity).