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Revised nomenclature for the mammalian long-chain acyl-CoA synthetase gene family.
J Lipid Res
By consensus, the acyl-CoA synthetase (ACS) community, with the advice of the human and mouse genome nomenclature committees, has revised the nomenclature for the mammalian long-chain acyl-CoA synthetases. ACS is the family root name, and the human and mouse genes for the long-chain ACSs are termed ACSL1,3-6 and Acsl1,3-6, respectively. Splice variants of ACSL3, -4, -5, and -6 are cataloged. Suggestions for naming other family members and for the nonmammalian acyl-CoA synthetases are made.
|Title:||Revised nomenclature for the mammalian long-chain acyl-CoA synthetase gene family.|
|Open access status:||An open access publication|
|Keywords:||Acyl Coenzyme A, Animals, Coenzyme A Ligases, Genes, Humans, Mice, Multigene Family, Terminology as Topic|
|UCL classification:||UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences
UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Population Health Sciences > Institute of Cardiovascular Science
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