Literature associating THEM5 and chorea gravidarum
Acyl-coenzyme A thioesterase THEM5; Has acyl-CoA thioesterase activity towards long-chain (C16 and C18) fatty acyl-CoA substrates, with a preference for linoleoyl-CoA and other unsaturated long-chain fatty acid-CoA esters. Plays an important role in mitochondrial fatty acid metabolism, and in remodeling of the mitochondrial lipid cardiolipin. Required for normal mitochondrial function.
Synonyms: THEM5, THEM5p, hTHEM5, Q8N1Q8, ACOT15 ...