Aliases for CERS4 Gene
External Ids for CERS4 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for CERS4 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CERS4 Gene
GeneCards Summary for CERS4 Gene
CERS4 (Ceramide Synthase 4) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with CERS4 include Fetal Akinesia Deformation Sequence 1. Among its related pathways are Sphingolipid signaling pathway and Sphingolipid metabolism. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include sphingosine N-acyltransferase activity. An important paralog of this gene is CERS2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for CERS4 Gene
Ceramide synthase that catalyzes formation of ceramide from sphinganine and acyl-CoA substrates, with high selectivity toward long and very-long chains (C18:0-C22:0) as acyl donor.