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Acyl-CoA thioesterase 4
Available structures
PDB Ortholog search: PDBe, RCSB
Symbols ACOT4 ; PTE-Ib; PTE1B; PTE2B
External IDs OMIM614314 MGI2159621 HomoloGene44237 GeneCards: ACOT4 Gene
EC number
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 122970 171282
Ensembl ENSG00000177465 ENSMUSG00000052392
UniProt Q8N9L9 Q8BWN8
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_152331 NM_134247
RefSeq (protein) NP_689544 NP_599008
Location (UCSC) Chr 14:
74.06 – 74.06 Mb
Chr 12:
84.04 – 84.04 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Acyl-coenzyme A thioesterase 4 is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the ACOT4 gene.[1][2][3]


  1. ^ Hunt MC, Yamada J, Maltais LJ, Wright MW, Podesta EJ, Alexson SE (Aug 2005). "A revised nomenclature for mammalian acyl-CoA thioesterases/hydrolases". J Lipid Res 46 (9): 2029–32. doi:10.1194/jlr.E500003-JLR200. PMID 16103133. 
  2. ^ Hunt MC, Rautanen A, Westin MA, Svensson LT, Alexson SE (Aug 2006). "Analysis of the mouse and human acyl-CoA thioesterase (ACOT) gene clusters shows that convergent, functional evolution results in a reduced number of human peroxisomal ACOTs". FASEB J 20 (11): 1855–64. doi:10.1096/fj.06-6042com. PMID 16940157. 
  3. ^ "Entrez Gene: ACOT4 acyl-CoA thioesterase 4". 

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