Protein Name fatty acid binding protein 4
Organism Rattus norvegicus
Gene ID 79451
Gene Symbol

Fabp4

UniProt Q5XFV4 (Q5XFV4_RAT), Q9R290 (Q9R290_RAT)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 115
Total Number of Articles : 115
Description

fatty acid binding protein 4

Gene Summary

Predicted to enable hormone receptor binding activity; long-chain fatty acid binding activity; and long-chain fatty acid transporter activity. Involved in several processes, including fatty acid metabolic process; positive regulation of cell population proliferation; and response to glucocorticoid. Located in cytosol. Biomarker of impotence. Orthologous to human FABP4 (fatty acid binding protein 4). [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • fatty acid-binding protein, adipocyte
  • A-FABP
  • AFABP
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Properties