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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. ACAT2, Acetyl-CoA acetyltransferase 2
Sequence ID:NM_005891
RefSeqGene ID:NG_023389
Entrez Gene ID:39
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000120437

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneOMIMEnsembl GeneHPRDVegaSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssembliesCancer AberrationsRNAi

Gene Expression Data

  • This gene is found in these cDNA libraries from the following tissue types:
    adrenal cortex, b-cell, bone, bone marrow, brain, cartilage, cerebellum, cerebrum, cervix, colon, embryonic tissue, endocrine, esophagus, eye, fetus, gastrointestinal tract, heart, kidney, liver, lung, lymph node, lymphoreticular, mammary gland, muscle, nervous, ovary, pancreas, pancreatic islet, parathyroid, peripheral nervous system, pituitary gland, placenta, pooled tissue, prostate, salivary gland, skin, spleen, stem cell, stomach, t-cell, testis, thyroid, uncharacterized tissue, uterus, vascular
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Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:6q25.3Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:6: 160183098 - 160200082

NM_005891 exon info from UCSC:

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
2823036Full LengthBC000408acetyl-Coenzyme A acetyltransferase 2

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_005882  

Protein Infomation

NM_005891 NP_005882 Q9BWD1 EC Thiolase_N

Related Sequences

S70154 AAB30856 Q9BWD1 EC
BC000408 AAH00408 Q9BWD1 EC
AF356877 AAM00223 Q9BWD1 EC
HQ448187 ADQ32668    
AB208993 BAD92230 Q59GW6  
AK291080 BAF83769 A8K4W5  
AK294273 BAH11719 B7Z233  

Homologs (from HomoloGene)
Note: Both orthologs and paralogs are included.
Organism Symbol Protein Homolog Similarity
(% aa unchanged)
Organism Symbol Entrez
Gene Info Protein
H.sapiens ACAT2 NP_005882 R.norvegicus Acat3 308100   NP_001006996 87
D.melanogaster CG9149 38147   NP_612094 58
A.gambiae AgaP_AGAP001318 1281861   XP_321828 58

Gene Ontology
Gene classification by the European Bioinformatics Institute, as recorded in GOA (GO Annotation@EBI)