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GENE - TERM ANNOTATION REPORT

RGD ID: 13854624
Species: Sus scrofa
RGD Object: Gene
Symbol: ACOT8
Name: acyl-CoA thioesterase 8
Acc ID: GO:0009062
Term: fatty acid catabolic process
Definition: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of a fatty acid, any of the aliphatic monocarboxylic acids that can be liberated by hydrolysis from naturally occurring fats and oils. Fatty acids are predominantly straight-chain acids of 4 to 24 carbon atoms, which may be saturated or unsaturated; branched fatty acids and hydroxy fatty acids also occur, and very long chain acids of over 30 carbons are found in waxes.
Definition Source(s): GOC:go_curators
Note: Use of the qualifier "multiple interactions" designates that the annotated interaction is comprised of a complex set of reactions and/or regulatory events, possibly involving additional chemicals and/or gene products.
Object SymbolQualifierEvidenceWithReferenceSourceNotesOriginal Reference(s)
ACOT8 IBAPANTHER:PTN000115911, SGD:S000003780, UniProtKB:P0AGG214298760GO_Central (PMID:21873635)

PMID:21873635
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