Literature associating SOAT2 and alcoholic cardiomyopathy
Acyl-coenzyme A:cholesterol acyltransferase 2; Plays a role in lipoprotein assembly and dietary cholesterol absorption. In addition to its acyltransferase activity, it may act as a ligase. May provide cholesteryl esters for lipoprotein secretion from hepatocytes and intestinal mucosa; Belongs to the membrane-bound acyltransferase family. Sterol o-acyltransferase subfamily.
Synonyms: SOAT2, SOAT2p, hSOAT2, F5H7W4, F8VPE9 ...