Gene: Cpt1a (carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1A) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Cpt1a
Name: carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1A
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits carnitine O-palmitoyltransferase activity; identical protein binding; palmitoleoyltransferase activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN carnitine metabolic process; cellular response to fatty acid; eating behavior; PARTICIPATES IN carnitine palmitoyltransferase I deficiency pathway; ethylmalonic encephalopathy pathway; fatty acid beta degradation pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH obesity; type 2 diabetes mellitus; Breast Neoplasms (ortholog); FOUND IN integral component of membrane; integral component of mitochondrial outer membrane; intracellular membrane-bounded organelle; INTERACTS WITH (R)-carnitine; (R)-lipoic acid; (R)-noradrenaline
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: carnitine O-palmitoyltransferase 1, liver isoform; carnitine O-palmitoyltransferase I, liver isoform; Carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1 alpha liver isoform; Carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1 alpha, liver isoform; Carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1, liver; carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1A liver; carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1a, liver; CPT I; CPT-Ia; CPT1-L; CPTI-L
Homo sapiens (human) : CPT1A (carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1A)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Cpt1a (carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1a, liver)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Cpt1a (carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1A)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : CPT1A (carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1A)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : CPT1A (carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1A)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Cpt1a (carnitine palmitoyltransferase 1A)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01218,568,157 - 218,629,679 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01225,436,031 - 225,497,586 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41205,852,800 - 205,912,972 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11206,006,198 - 206,066,422 (+)NCBI
Celera1198,121,771 - 198,182,510 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map1q42NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2396
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-08-14
Status: ACTIVE