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 Aflatoxin activation and detoxification. 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).