Acyl-CoA:monoacylglycerol acyltransferase (MOGAT; EC catalyzes the synthesis of diacylglycerols, the precursor of physiologically important lipids such as triacylglycerol and phospholipids (Yen et al., 2002 [PubMed 12077311]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008] See more...

Aliases for MOGAT1 Gene

Aliases for MOGAT1 Gene

  • Monoacylglycerol O-Acyltransferase 1 2 3 4 5
  • MGAT1 2 3 4
  • Diacylglycerol Acyltransferase 2-Like Protein 1 3 4
  • Diacylglycerol O-Acyltransferase Candidate 2 3 4
  • Acyl-CoA:Monoacylglycerol Acyltransferase 1 3 4
  • Diacylglycerol O-Acyltransferase 2 Like 1 2 3
  • 2-Acylglycerol O-Acyltransferase 1 3 4
  • EC 4 50
  • DGAT2L1 3 4
  • DGAT2L 2 3
  • HDC2 3 4
  • EC 2.3.1 50
  • MOGAT1 5
  • DC2 4

External Ids for MOGAT1 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for MOGAT1 Gene

  • DGAT2L1

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MOGAT1 Gene

  • GC02P223739
  • GC02P223361
  • GC02P223244
  • GC02P223536
  • GC02P215389

Summaries for MOGAT1 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for MOGAT1 Gene

  • Acyl-CoA:monoacylglycerol acyltransferase (MOGAT; EC catalyzes the synthesis of diacylglycerols, the precursor of physiologically important lipids such as triacylglycerol and phospholipids (Yen et al., 2002 [PubMed 12077311]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]

GeneCards Summary for MOGAT1 Gene

MOGAT1 (Monoacylglycerol O-Acyltransferase 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are triacylglycerol biosynthesis and Metabolism. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include transferase activity, transferring acyl groups other than amino-acyl groups and diacylglycerol O-acyltransferase activity. An important paralog of this gene is MOGAT2.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for MOGAT1 Gene

  • Catalyzes the formation of diacylglycerol from 2-monoacylglycerol and fatty acyl-CoA. Probably not involved in absorption of dietary fat in the small intestine.

No data available for CIViC Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , Rfam classification and piRNA Summary for MOGAT1 Gene

Genomics for MOGAT1 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements Pubs

Promoters and enhancers for MOGAT1 Gene
GeneHancer (GH) Identifier GH Type GH
GH Sources Gene Association Score Total Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor
Binding Sites
Gene Targets
GH02J222671 Promoter/Enhancer 1.2 Ensembl ENCODE 250.7 +0.3 343 2 ZMYM3 POLR2A MXD4 FOXA1 SIN3A KMT2B RXRA SAP130 RARA DMAP1 MOGAT1 ACSL3 ACSL3-AS1 FARSB lnc-FARSB-4 RRAS2P2
GH02J222707 Enhancer 1.2 ENCODE CraniofacialAtlas 11.3 +37.1 37106 3.3 ZNF654 IKZF1 NCOR1 ZNF600 SSRP1 ATF2 KLF9 CEBPA ZNF10 ZIC2 ACSL3 MOGAT1 ACSL3-AS1 FARSB RPL31P17 lnc-MOGAT1-2 ENSG00000203531 lnc-FARSB-5 HSALNG0022539-001
GH02J222848 Enhancer 0.3 Ensembl 10.6 +177.3 177343 2.8 ZBTB33 MAFK piR-32559-237 MOGAT1 ACSL3-AS1 ACSL3
GH02J222706 Enhancer 0.3 ENCODE 11.3 +35.1 35149 0.2 NANOG ACSL3 MOGAT1 ACSL3-AS1 FARSB ENSG00000203531 lnc-FARSB-5 lnc-MOGAT1-2 HSALNG0022539-001
GH02J222690 Enhancer 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE 0.4 +18.2 18243 2.6 BCLAF1 ZNF654 SSRP1 ZNF592 KLF9 MXD4 CTCF REST KLF11 TRIM22 FARSB ACSL3 ACSL3-AS1 SNODB1666 RRAS2P2 lnc-FARSB-4 MOGAT1 HSALNG0022539-001
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around MOGAT1 on the GeneHancer Hub at the UCSC Golden Path

Cistromic (ChIP-Seq) regulation report from SPP (The Signaling Pathways Project) for MOGAT1

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the MOGAT1 gene promoter:
  • Cdc5
  • CUTL1
  • FOXJ2
  • FOXJ2 (long isoform)
  • NF-1
  • NF-1/L
  • POU2F1
  • POU2F1a

Genomic Locations for MOGAT1 Gene

Latest Assembly
38,273 bases
Plus strand

Previous Assembly
(GRCh37/hg19 by Entrez Gene)
38,273 bases
Plus strand

(GRCh37/hg19 by Ensembl)
38,145 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for MOGAT1 Gene

Genes around MOGAT1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
MOGAT1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for MOGAT1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for MOGAT1 Gene

Proteins for MOGAT1 Gene

  • Protein details for MOGAT1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    2-acylglycerol O-acyltransferase 1
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q6IEE5

    Protein attributes for MOGAT1 Gene

    335 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    38812 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=AAX81987.1; Type=Erroneous gene model prediction; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for MOGAT1 Gene

Selected DME Specific Peptides for MOGAT1 Gene


Post-translational modifications for MOGAT1 Gene

  • Glycosylation at Asn121, Asn125, and Asn180
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for MOGAT1 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

Domains & Families for MOGAT1 Gene

Gene Families for MOGAT1 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Enzymes
  • Predicted membrane proteins

Protein Domains for MOGAT1 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for MOGAT1 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:
  • Monoacylglycerol O-acyltransferase 1 (MOGT1_HUMAN)

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the diacylglycerol acyltransferase family.
  • Belongs to the diacylglycerol acyltransferase family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with MOGAT1: view

Function for MOGAT1 Gene

Molecular function for MOGAT1 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Catalyzes the formation of diacylglycerol from 2-monoacylglycerol and fatty acyl-CoA. Probably not involved in absorption of dietary fat in the small intestine.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=a 2-acylglycerol + an acyl-CoA = a 1,2-diacyl-sn-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:32947, ChEBI:CHEBI:17389, ChEBI:CHEBI:17815, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:58342; EC=; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=(9Z)-octadecenoyl-CoA + 2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol = 1,2-di-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-sn-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:37911, ChEBI:CHEBI:52333, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57387, ChEBI:CHEBI:73990; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=(9Z)-octadecenoyl-CoA + 1-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol = 1,2-di-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:37915, ChEBI:CHEBI:52323, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57387, ChEBI:CHEBI:75342; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol + butanoyl-CoA = 1-butyryl-2-(9Z)-octadecenoyl-sn-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38051, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57371, ChEBI:CHEBI:73990, ChEBI:CHEBI:75443; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol + octanoyl-CoA = 1-octanoyl-2-(9Z)-octadecenoyl-sn-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38059, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57386, ChEBI:CHEBI:73990, ChEBI:CHEBI:75462; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol + dodecanoyl-CoA = 1-dodecanoyl-2-(9Z)-octadecenoyl-sn-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38063, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57375, ChEBI:CHEBI:73990, ChEBI:CHEBI:75463; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol + tetradecanoyl-CoA = 1-tetradecanoyl-2-(9Z)-octadecenoyl-sn-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38067, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57385, ChEBI:CHEBI:73990, ChEBI:CHEBI:75465; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol + hexadecanoyl-CoA = 1-hexadecanoyl-2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-sn-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38071, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57379, ChEBI:CHEBI:73990, ChEBI:CHEBI:75466; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol + octadecanoyl-CoA = 1-octadecanoyl-2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-sn-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38075, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57394, ChEBI:CHEBI:73990, ChEBI:CHEBI:75468; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol + eicosanoyl-CoA = 1-eicosanoyl-2-(9Z)-octadecenoyl-sn-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38079, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57380, ChEBI:CHEBI:73990, ChEBI:CHEBI:75470; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=(9Z,12Z)-octadecadienoyl-CoA + 2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol = 1-(9Z,12Z)-octadecadienoyl-2-(9Z)-octadecenoyl-sn-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38083, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57383, ChEBI:CHEBI:73990, ChEBI:CHEBI:75471; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=(5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z)-eicosatetraenoyl-CoA + 2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol = 1-(5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z)-eicosatetraenoyl-2-(9Z)-octadecenoyl-sn-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38087, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57368, ChEBI:CHEBI:73990, ChEBI:CHEBI:75472; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=(9Z)-octadecenoyl-CoA + 1-dodecanoylglycerol = 1-dodecanoyl-2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38115, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57387, ChEBI:CHEBI:75539, ChEBI:CHEBI:75579; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=(9Z)-octadecenoyl-CoA + 1-tetradecanoylglycerol = 1-tetradecanoyl-2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38119, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57387, ChEBI:CHEBI:75562, ChEBI:CHEBI:75582; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=(9Z)-octadecenoyl-CoA + 1-hexadecanoylglycerol = 1-hexadecanoyl-2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38123, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57387, ChEBI:CHEBI:69081, ChEBI:CHEBI:75585; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=(9Z)-octadecenoyl-CoA + 1-octadecanoylglycerol = 1-octadecanoyl-2-(9Z)-octadecenoylglycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38127, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57387, ChEBI:CHEBI:75555, ChEBI:CHEBI:75590; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=(9Z)-octadecenoyl-CoA + 1-(9Z,12Z-octadecadienoyl)-glycerol = 1-(9Z,12Z-octadecadienoyl)-2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38131, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57387, ChEBI:CHEBI:75568, ChEBI:CHEBI:75614; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=(9Z)-octadecenoyl-CoA + 1-(9Z,12Z,15Z-octadecatrienoyl)-glycerol = 1-(9Z,12Z,15Z-octadecatrienoyl)-2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38135, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57387, ChEBI:CHEBI:75609, ChEBI:CHEBI:75610; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=(9Z)-octadecenoyl-CoA + 1-(5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z-eicosatetraenoyl)-glycerol = 1-(5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z-eicosatetraenoyl)-2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-glycerol + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38139, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57387, ChEBI:CHEBI:75611, ChEBI:CHEBI:75612; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Reaction=hexadecane-1,2-diol + hexadecanoyl-CoA = 2-hydroxyhexadecyl hexadecanoate + CoA; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:38171, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:57379, ChEBI:CHEBI:75586, ChEBI:CHEBI:75587; Evidence={ECO:0000250|UniProtKB:Q91ZV4};.

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for MOGAT1 Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for MOGAT1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for MOGAT1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003846 2-acylglycerol O-acyltransferase activity IEA --
GO:0004144 diacylglycerol O-acyltransferase activity IEA,IBA 21873635
GO:0008374 O-acyltransferase activity IBA 21873635
GO:0016740 transferase activity IEA --
GO:0016746 transferase activity, transferring acyl groups IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with MOGAT1: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with MOGAT1: view

Animal Models for MOGAT1 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for MOGAT1:

miRNA for MOGAT1 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target MOGAT1

Inhibitory RNAs for research

  • Search GeneCopoeia for shRNA, lentivirus and/or AAV clone products for MOGAT1

No data available for Human Phenotype Ontology , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for MOGAT1 Gene

Localization for MOGAT1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MOGAT1 Gene

Endoplasmic reticulum membrane. Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for MOGAT1 gene
Compartment Confidence
endoplasmic reticulum 4
extracellular 2
mitochondrion 2
peroxisome 2
golgi apparatus 2
plasma membrane 1
cytoskeleton 1
nucleus 1
cytosol 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for MOGAT1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005783 endoplasmic reticulum IEA --
GO:0005789 endoplasmic reticulum membrane TAS --
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with MOGAT1: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) for MOGAT1 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for MOGAT1 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with MOGAT1: view

Pathways by source for MOGAT1 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Q96PD6-MOGT1_HUMAN

  • Pathway: Glycerolipid metabolism; triacylglycerol biosynthesis.

Interacting Proteins for MOGAT1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for MOGAT1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006071 glycerol metabolic process IEA --
GO:0006629 lipid metabolic process IBA 21873635
GO:0006651 diacylglycerol biosynthetic process IEA,IBA 21873635
GO:0019432 triglyceride biosynthetic process TAS --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with MOGAT1: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for MOGAT1 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for MOGAT1 Gene

(6) Drugs for MOGAT1 Gene - From: HMDB

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Hexanoyl-CoA Experimental Pharma 0
Propanoyl-CoA Experimental Pharma 0
Glyceryl Trioleate Investigational Pharma 0
Tricaprylin Investigational Pharma 0
Trierucin Investigational Pharma 0

(102) Additional Compounds for MOGAT1 Gene - From: HMDB

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
  • (e)-S-2-Decenoate
  • (e)-S-2-Decenoate CoA
  • (e)-S-2-Decenoate coenzyme A
  • (e)-S-2-Decenoic acid
  • 2-trans-Decenoyl-CoA
  • Dodecenoyl-CoA
  • Dodecenoyl+2-dodecenoyl, (e)-isomer
  • Dodecenoyl-coenzyme A
  • Dodecenoyl+2-dodecenoyl
  • (e)-C16:1 N-14-CoA
  • (e)-Hexadec-2-enoyl-CoA tetraanion
  • (e)-Hexadec-2-enoyl-coenzyme A tetraanion
  • (e)-Hexadec-2-enoyl-coenzyme A(4-)
  • trans-2-Hexadecenoyl-CoA(4-)
  • (e)-S-2-Octenoate
  • (e)-S-2-Octenoate CoA
  • (e)-S-2-Octenoate coenzyme A
  • (e)-S-2-Octenoic acid
  • 2,3-trans-Octenoyl coenzyme A
  • (2E)-Tetradecenoyl-coenzyme A
  • trans-Tetra-dec-2-enoyl-CoA
  • trans-Tetra-dec-2-enoyl-coa.
  • trans-Tetra-dec-2-enoyl-coenzyme A
  • trans-Tetra-dec-2-enoyl-coenzyme A.
genes like me logo Genes that share compounds with MOGAT1: view

Transcripts for MOGAT1 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for MOGAT1 Gene

2 NCBI additional mRNA sequence :
1 Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links to gene/alias where relevant :

Inhibitory RNAs for research

  • Search GeneCopoeia for shRNA, lentivirus and/or AAV clone products for MOGAT1

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for MOGAT1 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for MOGAT1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for

Expression for MOGAT1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for MOGAT1 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for MOGAT1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Liver (x13.2) and Adipose - Visceral (Omentum) (x4.7).

Transcriptomic regulation report from SPP (The Signaling Pathways Project) for MOGAT1

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for MOGAT1 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for MOGAT1 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Expressed in stomach and liver.

Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for MOGAT1 Gene

  • Intestine(4.4)
  • Kidney(4.3)
  • Liver(2.6)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with MOGAT1: view

Primer products for research

No data available for Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , Protein tissue co-expression partners and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for MOGAT1 Gene

Orthologs for MOGAT1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals and fungi.

Orthologs for MOGAT1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia MOGAT1 29 30
  • 98.91 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia MOGAT1 29 30
  • 84.68 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia MOGAT1 29 30
  • 83.88 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Mogat1 29 16 30
  • 77.41 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia MOGAT1 30
  • 69 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 30
  • 47 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves MOGAT1 29 30
  • 69.86 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia MOGAT1 30
  • 64 (a)
Tropical Clawed Frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia mogat1 29
  • 65.77 (n)
Str.8301 29
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia dgat2l1-A-prov 29
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii mogat3a 29 30
  • 60.33 (n)
Dr.12962 29
Fruit Fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG1942 30
  • 34 (a)
CG1946 30
  • 33 (a)
CG1941 30
  • 33 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea K07B1.4 30
  • 42 (a)
Y53G8B.2 30
  • 41 (a)
dgtr-1 30
  • 40 (a)
dgat-2 30
  • 39 (a)
K. Lactis Yeast
(Kluyveromyces lactis)
Saccharomycetes KLLA0F11165g 29
  • 48.95 (n)
A. gosspyii yeast
(Eremothecium gossypii)
Saccharomycetes AGOS_ACR140C 29
  • 48.48 (n)
Baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes DGA1 29 30
  • 47.84 (n)
Fission Yeast
(Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
Schizosaccharomycetes dga1 29
  • 50.23 (n)
Sea Squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 30
  • 50 (a)
Bread mold
(Neurospora crassa)
Ascomycetes NCU02665 29
  • 49.34 (n)
Species where no ortholog for MOGAT1 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African malaria mosquito (Anopheles gambiae)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • Alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • Amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • Barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • Beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • Common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • Corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • Filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute Bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • Green Algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • Honey Bee (Apis mellifera)
  • Loblloly Pine (Pinus taeda)
  • Malaria Parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • Medicago Trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • Moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • Pig (Sus scrofa)
  • Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • Rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • Rice (Oryza sativa)
  • Rice Blast Fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • Schistosome Parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • Sea Anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • Sea Vase (Ciona intestinalis)
  • Sea Urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • Soybean (Glycine max)
  • Stem Rust Fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • Sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • Thale Cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • Toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • Wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for MOGAT1 Gene

Gene Tree for MOGAT1 (if available)
Gene Tree for MOGAT1 (if available)
Evolutionary constrained regions (ECRs) for MOGAT1: view image
Alliance of Genome Resources:
Additional Orthologs for MOGAT1

Paralogs for MOGAT1 Gene

Paralogs for MOGAT1 Gene

(7) SIMAP similar genes for MOGAT1 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with MOGAT1: view

Variants for MOGAT1 Gene

Sequence variations, with clinical significance, from ClinVar and Humsavar, with links to dbSNP for MOGAT1 Gene

SNP ID Clinical significance and condition Chr 02 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs142425542 Benign: not provided 222,694,392(+) C/A
NM_058165.3(MOGAT1):c.509C>A (p.Ser170Tyr)
rs77567312 Benign: not provided 222,689,414(+) C/T
NM_058165.3(MOGAT1):c.423C>T (p.His141=)
rs1868024 -- p.Ser163Pro
rs35959734 -- p.Ala13Thr

dbSNP identifiers (rs#s) for variants without ClinVar clinical significance for MOGAT1 Gene

All consequence types are included: molecular consequences (e.g. missense, synonymous), and location-based (e.g. intron, upstream).

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for MOGAT1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv3305579 CNV mobile element insertion 20981092
esv3413359 CNV insertion 20981092
esv3594427 CNV loss 21293372
nsv1001083 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1011830 CNV gain 25217958
nsv834551 CNV gain+loss 17160897

Variation tolerance for MOGAT1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 83.5% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 8.26; 85.06% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for MOGAT1 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for
Leiden Open Variation Database (LOVD)

SNP Genotyping and Copy Number Assays for research

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MOGAT1 Gene

Disorders for MOGAT1 Gene

Additional Disease Information for MOGAT1

No disorders were found for MOGAT1 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for MOGAT1 Gene

Publications for MOGAT1 Gene

  1. Genomic organization of the DGAT2/MOGAT gene family in cattle (Bos taurus) and other mammals. (PMID: 14970677) Winter A … Fries R (Cytogenetic and genome research 2003) 2 3 4
  2. Generation and annotation of the DNA sequences of human chromosomes 2 and 4. (PMID: 15815621) Hillier LW … Wilson RK (Nature 2005) 3 4
  3. Cloning of DGAT2, a second mammalian diacylglycerol acyltransferase, and related family members. (PMID: 11481335) Cases S … Farese RV (The Journal of biological chemistry 2001) 3 4
  4. Phylogenetic-based propagation of functional annotations within the Gene Ontology consortium. (PMID: 21873635) Gaudet P … Thomas PD (Briefings in bioinformatics 2011) 3
  5. Genome-scale RNAi screen for host factors required for HIV replication. (PMID: 18976975) Zhou H … Espeseth AS (Cell host & microbe 2008) 3

Products for MOGAT1 Gene

Sources for MOGAT1 Gene