Aliases for ACY3 Gene
External Ids for ACY3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ACY3 Gene
GeneCards Summary for ACY3 Gene
ACY3 (Aminoacylase 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ACY3 include Hepatitis C Virus and Canavan Disease. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Cytochrome P450 - arranged by substrate type. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include identical protein binding and hydrolase activity, acting on carbon-nitrogen (but not peptide) bonds, in linear amides. An important paralog of this gene is ASPA.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for ACY3 Gene
Plays an important role in deacetylating mercapturic acids in kidney proximal tubules. Also acts on N-acetyl-aromatic amino acids (By similarity).