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Solute carrier family 27 (fatty acid transporter), member 4
Symbols SLC27A4; ACSVL4; FATP4
External IDs OMIM604194 MGI1347347 HomoloGene68437 GeneCards: SLC27A4 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 10999 26569
Ensembl ENSG00000167114 ENSMUSG00000059316
UniProt Q6P1M0 Q3TD48
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_005094 NM_011989
RefSeq (protein) NP_005085 NP_036119
Location (UCSC) Chr 9:
130.14 - 130.16 Mb
Chr 2:
29.62 - 29.64 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Long-chain fatty acid transport protein 4 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the SLC27A4 gene.[1][2]

See also


  1. ^ Fitscher BA, Riedel HD, Young KC, Stremmel W (Feb 1999). "Tissue distribution and cDNA cloning of a human fatty acid transport protein (hsFATP4)". Biochim Biophys Acta 1443 (3): 381-5. PMID 9878842.  
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: SLC27A4 solute carrier family 27 (fatty acid transporter), member 4".  

Further reading

  • Hirsch D, Stahl A, Lodish HF (1998). "A family of fatty acid transporters conserved from mycobacterium to man.". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 95 (15): 8625–9. doi:10.1073/pnas.95.15.8625. PMID 9671728.  
  • Stahl A, Hirsch DJ, Gimeno RE, et al. (1999). "Identification of the major intestinal fatty acid transport protein.". Mol. Cell 4 (3): 299–308. doi:10.1016/S1097-2765(00)80332-9. PMID 10518211.  
  • 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.  
  • 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.  
  • Gertow K, Bellanda M, Eriksson P, et al. (2004). "Genetic and structural evaluation of fatty acid transport protein-4 in relation to markers of the insulin resistance syndrome.". J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 89 (1): 392–9. doi:10.1210/jc.2003-030682. PMID 14715877.  
  • Humphray SJ, Oliver K, Hunt AR, et al. (2004). "DNA sequence and analysis of human chromosome 9.". Nature 429 (6990): 369–74. doi:10.1038/nature02465. PMID 15164053.  
  • Gertow K, Pietiläinen KH, Yki-Järvinen H, et al. (2005). "Expression of fatty-acid-handling proteins in human adipose tissue in relation to obesity and insulin resistance.". Diabetologia 47 (6): 1118–25. doi:10.1007/s00125-004-1417-4. PMID 15168018.  
  • 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.  
  • Ewing RM, Chu P, Elisma F, et al. (2007). "Large-scale mapping of human protein-protein interactions by mass spectrometry.". Mol. Syst. Biol. 3: 89. doi:10.1038/msb4100134. PMID 17353931.  


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