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Gene: Lpcat1 (lysophosphatidylcholine acyltransferase 1) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Lpcat1
Name: lysophosphatidylcholine acyltransferase 1
Description: Predicted to have 1-acylglycerophosphocholine O-acyltransferase activity; 1-alkenylglycerophosphocholine O-acyltransferase activity; and 1-alkylglycerophosphocholine O-acyltransferase activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including negative regulation of phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic process; phospholipid metabolic process; and surfactant homeostasis. Predicted to localize to the Golgi apparatus; endoplasmic reticulum; and lipid droplet. Orthologous to human LPCAT1 (lysophosphatidylcholine acyltransferase 1); PARTICIPATES IN ether lipid metabolic pathway; ether lipid metabolic pathway; glycerophospholipid metabolic pathway; INTERACTS WITH (S)-10-[(DIMETHYLAMINO)METHYL]-4-ETHYL-4,9-DIHYDROXY-1H-PYRANO[3',4':6,7]INOLIZINO[1,2-B]-QUINOLINE-3,14(4H,12H)-DIONE; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 6-propyl-2-thiouracil.
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: 1-acylglycerophosphocholine O-acyltransferase; 1-alkylglycerophosphocholine O-acetyltransferase; acetyl-CoA:lyso-PAF acetyltransferase; acetyl-CoA:lyso-platelet-activating factor acetyltransferase; acyltransferase like 2; acyltransferase-like 2; Aytl2; LOC361467; LPC acyltransferase 1; LPCAT-1; lyso-PAF acetyltransferase; lysoPAFAT; lysoPC acyltransferase 1; RGD1311599; similar to hypothetical protein FLJ20481
Homo sapiens (human) : LPCAT1 (lysophosphatidylcholine acyltransferase 1)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Lpcat1 (lysophosphatidylcholine acyltransferase 1)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Lpcat1 (lysophosphatidylcholine acyltransferase 1)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : LPCAT1 (lysophosphatidylcholine acyltransferase 1)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : LPCAT1 (lysophosphatidylcholine acyltransferase 1)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Lpcat1 (lysophosphatidylcholine acyltransferase 1)
Sus scrofa (pig) : LPCAT1 (lysophosphatidylcholine acyltransferase 1)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0132,379,431 - 32,429,917 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0133,802,632 - 33,853,118 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4130,573,254 - 30,624,147 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1130,576,204 - 30,627,092 (-)NCBI
Celera128,412,898 - 28,463,109 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map1p11NCBI
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Nucleotide Sequences
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Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1311599
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-04-23
Status: ACTIVE


RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.