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Literature on PGAP3

PGAP3 [ENSP00000300658]

Post-GPI attachment to proteins factor 3; Involved in the lipid remodeling steps of GPI-anchor maturation. Lipid remodeling steps consist in the generation of 2 saturated fatty chains at the sn-2 position of GPI-anchors proteins. Required for phospholipase A2 activity that removes an acyl-chain at the sn-2 position of GPI-anchors during the remodeling of GPI (Probable); Belongs to the PGAP3 family.

Synonyms:  PGAP3,  PGAP3p,  hPGAP3,  B4DGK7,  B4DVJ3 ...

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