Gene: Acads (acyl-CoA dehydrogenase, C-2 to C-3 short chain) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Acads
Name: acyl-CoA dehydrogenase, C-2 to C-3 short chain
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits acyl-CoA dehydrogenase activity; butyryl-CoA dehydrogenase activity; fatty-acyl-CoA binding; INVOLVED IN butyrate catabolic process; fatty acid beta-oxidation using acyl-CoA dehydrogenase; protein homotetramerization; PARTICIPATES IN fatty acid beta degradation pathway; 3-hydroxyacyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency pathway; butanoate metabolic pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Short chain Acyl CoA dehydrogenase deficiency (ortholog); FOUND IN mitochondrial matrix; mitochondrial membrane; mitochondrion; INTERACTS WITH 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene; 6-propyl-2-thiouracil
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: acetyl-Coenzyme A dehydrogenase, short chain; acyl-Coenzyme A dehydrogenase, C-2 to C-3 short chain; acyl-Coenzyme A dehydrogenase, short chain; butyryl-CoA dehydrogenase; Scad; short chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase; short-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase; short-chain specific acyl-CoA dehydrogenase, mitochondrial
Latest Assembly: RGSC Genome Assembly v5.0
RGSC Genome Assembly v6.01247,254,503 - 47,263,747+NCBI
Rat Cytogenetic Map12q16 NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v5.01249,049,549 - 49,059,164+NCBI
RGSC Genome Assembly v3.41242,765,284 - 42,774,528+NCBI
Rat Celera Assembly1243,112,383 - 43,121,613+NCBI
Genome Assembly 3.11242,628,671 - 42,637,916+NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 620514
Created: 2002-08-06
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2015-11-09
Status: ACTIVE