DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating ACSBG1 and idiopathic generalized epilepsy 13

ACSBG1 [ENSP00000258873]

Acyl-CoA synthetase bubblegum family member 1; Mediates activation of long-chain fatty acids for both synthesis of cellular lipids, and degradation via beta-oxidation. Able to activate long-chain fatty acids. Also able to activate very long-chain fatty acids; however, the relevance of such activity is unclear in vivo. Can activate diverse saturated, monosaturated and polyunsaturated fatty acids; Belongs to the ATP-dependent AMP-binding enzyme family. Bubblegum subfamily.

Synonyms:  ACSBG1,  ACSBG1p,  hACSBG1,  ACSBG1-001,  ACSBG1-002 ...

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