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FAA4 / YMR246W Sequence

Sequences and genome annotation information for Reference Strain S288C and a select set of Alternative References.


Protein Product
long-chain fatty acid-CoA ligase FAA4
Feature Type
ORF , Verified
Description
Long chain fatty acyl-CoA synthetase; activates fatty acids with a preference for C12:0-C16:0 chain lengths; role in the competitive import of long-chain fatty acids and sphingoid long-chain bases; role in stationary phase survival; localizes to lipid particles and the plasma membrane; role in sphingolipid-to-glycerolipid metabolism; forms cytoplasmic foci upon replication stress; faa1 faa4 double null complemented by any of human ACSBG1, ACSL1, 3, 4, 5, 6, SLC27A2, or 4 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Paralog
FAA1 6
EC Number
6.2.1.3

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