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Solute carrier family 27 (fatty acid transporter), member 3
Symbols SLC27A3; ACSVL3; FATP3; MGC4365; VLCS-3
External IDs OMIM604193 MGI1347358 HomoloGene11529 GeneCards: SLC27A3 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 11000 26568
Ensembl ENSG00000143554 ENSMUSG00000027932
UniProt Q5K4L6 Q2UZQ7
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_024330 NM_011988
RefSeq (protein) NP_077306 NP_036118
Location (UCSC) Chr 1:
152.01 - 152.02 Mb
Chr 3:
90.47 - 90.48 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Long-chain fatty acid transport protein 3 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the SLC27A3 gene.[1][2]

In melanocytic cells SLC27A3 gene expression may be regulated by MITF[3].

See also


  1. ^ Hirsch D, Stahl A, Lodish HF (Aug 1998). "A family of fatty acid transporters conserved from mycobacterium to man". Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95 (15): 8625-9. PMID 9671728.  
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: SLC27A3 solute carrier family 27 (fatty acid transporter), member 3".  
  3. ^ Hoek KS, Schlegel NC, Eichhoff OM, et al. (2008). "Novel MITF targets identified using a two-step DNA microarray strategy". Pigment Cell Melanoma Res. 21 (6): 665–76. doi:10.1111/j.1755-148X.2008.00505.x. PMID 19067971.  

Further reading

  • Gregory SG, Barlow KF, McLay KE, et al. (2006). "The DNA sequence and biological annotation of human chromosome 1.". Nature 441 (7091): 315–21. doi:10.1038/nature04727. PMID 16710414.  
  • Gerhard DS, Wagner L, Feingold EA, et al. (2004). "The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC).". Genome Res. 14 (10B): 2121–7. doi:10.1101/gr.2596504. PMID 15489334.  
  • Pei Z, Fraisl P, Berger J, et al. (2005). "Mouse very long-chain Acyl-CoA synthetase 3/fatty acid transport protein 3 catalyzes fatty acid activation but not fatty acid transport in MA-10 cells.". J. Biol. Chem. 279 (52): 54454–62. doi:10.1074/jbc.M410091200. PMID 15469937.  
  • Ota T, Suzuki Y, Nishikawa T, et al. (2004). "Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs.". Nat. Genet. 36 (1): 40–5. doi:10.1038/ng1285. PMID 14702039.  
  • Clark HF, Gurney AL, Abaya E, et al. (2003). "The secreted protein discovery initiative (SPDI), a large-scale effort to identify novel human secreted and transmembrane proteins: a bioinformatics assessment.". Genome Res. 13 (10): 2265–70. doi:10.1101/gr.1293003. PMID 12975309.  
  • Strausberg RL, Feingold EA, Grouse LH, et al. (2003). "Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences.". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 99 (26): 16899–903. doi:10.1073/pnas.242603899. PMID 12477932.  

This article incorporates text from the United States National Library of Medicine, which is in the public domain.



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