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MBOAT2 protein, human

Known as: Lysophospholipid Acyltransferase 2, O-Acyltransferase Domain-Containing Protein 2, Lysophosphatidylethanolamine Acyltransferase 
Lysophospholipid acyltransferase 2 (520 aa, ~60 kDa) is encoded by the human MBOAT2 gene. This protein is involved in lysophospholipid metabolism.
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2012
2012
Cellular membranes contain glycerophospholipids, which have important structural and functional roles in cells… 
2012
2012
LOA1, a yeast member of the glycerolipid acyltransferase family, encodes a novel lysophosphatidic acid acyltransferase associated… 
Review
2008
Review
2008
  • J. Vance
  • Journal of lipid research
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 1906849
Phosphatidylserine (PS) and phosphatidylethanolamine (PE) are two aminophospholipids whose metabolism is interrelated. Both… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Acyl-CoA-dependent lysophospholipid acyltransferases play an important role in attaining the appropriate molecular species of… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
We recently demonstrated that yeast actively import lysophosphatidylethanolamine (lyso-PtdEtn) through the action of plasma… 
2006
2006
BACKGROUND Lysophosphatidic acid acyltransferase-beta (LPAAT-beta) tumor expression is an emerging prognostic, diagnostic, and… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In this study, we examined the effects of isoform-specific functional inhibitors of lysophosphatidic acid acyltransferase (LPAAT… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Alignment of amino acid sequences from various acyltransferases [sn-glycerol-3-phosphate acyltransferase (GPAT), lysophosphatidic… 
1998
1998
The biosynthesis of C18 polyunsaturated fatty acids has been studied in the fungus Mucor circinelloides. Microsomal membrane… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Lysophosphatidic acid (1-acyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphate (LPA)) is a phospholipid with diverse biological activities. The mediator…