Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating NAAA and Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4J

NAAA [ENSP00000286733]

N-acylethanolamine-hydrolyzing acid amidase; Degrades bioactive fatty acid amides to their corresponding acids, with the following preference: N- palmitoylethanolamine > N-myristoylethanolamine > N- lauroylethanolamine = N-stearoylethanolamine > N- arachidonoylethanolamine > N-oleoylethanolamine. Also exhibits weak hydrolytic activity against the ceramides N- lauroylsphingosine and N-palmitoylsphingosine.

Synonyms:  NAAA,  B4DVL2,  D6R9S9,  Q02083,  ASAHL ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt  OMIM