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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. ACSL3, acyl-CoA synthetase long-chain family member 3
Sequence ID:NM_004457
Entrez Gene ID:2181
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000123983

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Gene Expression Data

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

Cytogenetic Location:2q34-q35Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:2: 223725763 - 223806955

 Exon Info From UCSC:

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
5226905Full LengthBC041692acyl-CoA synthetase long-chain family member 3
4548314IncompleteBC032144acyl-CoA synthetase long-chain family member 3

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_004448  NP_976251  

Protein Infomation

NM_004457 NP_004448 O95573 EC AMP-binding
NM_203372 NP_976251     AMP-binding

Related Sequences

AF116690 AAF71110 Q9P1E5  
BC032144 AAH32144 Q6PIM8  
BC041692 AAH41692 O95573 EC
D89053 BAA37142 O95573 EC
AB061712 BAB72074 O95573 EC
AK314621 BAG37187 B2RBE0  
AK001471 BAG50918 B3KMA6  
AK023191 BAG51167 B3KN05  

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 ACSL3 NP_976251 M.musculus Acsl3 74205   NP_001028778 93
R.norvegicus Acsl3 114024   NP_476448 92
D.melanogaster Acsl 46068   NP_724695 51
A.gambiae AgaP_AGAP003623 1274286   XP_313383 48
A.thaliana LACS8 814974   NP_178516 48
S.pombe lcf1 2540731   NP_595726 37
S.cerevisiae FAA1 854495   NP_014962 35
N.crassa NCU04380 3873636   XP_957457 35

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