elovl5
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  • Official Full Name
  • ELOVL fatty acid elongase 5
  • Background
  • ELOVL5 plays a role in elongation of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (Leonard et al., 2000 (PubMed;10970790)).
  • Synonyms
  • ELOVL5; ELOVL fatty acid elongase 5; ELOVL family member 5, elongation of long chain fatty acids (FEN1/Elo2, SUR4/Elo3 like, yeast); elongation of very long chain fatty acids protein 5; dJ483K16.1; HELO1; ELOVL FA elongase 5; fatty acid elongase 1; 3-keto
Cat.#:ELOVL5-5151MTag:His
Source (Host):Mammalian CellsSpecies:Mouse
Product nameRecombinant Mouse ELOVL5 Protein
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Cat.#:ELOVL5-2079RTag:His
Source (Host):Mammalian CellsSpecies:Rat
Product nameRecombinant Rat ELOVL5 Protein
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Cat.#:ELOVL5-4248CTag:His
Source (Host):Mammalian CellsSpecies:Chicken
Product nameRecombinant Chicken ELOVL5
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Cat.#:ELOVL5-10757ZTag:His
Source (Host):Mammalian CellsSpecies:Zebrafish
Product nameRecombinant Zebrafish ELOVL5
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Involved Pathway

ELOVL5 involved in several pathways and played different roles in them. We selected most pathways ELOVL5 participated on our site, such as Fatty acid elongation, Biosynthesis of unsaturated fatty acids, Fatty acid metabolism, which may be useful for your reference. Also, other proteins which involved in the same pathway with ELOVL5 were listed below. Creative BioMart supplied nearly all the proteins listed, you can search them on our site.
Pathway Name
Pathway Related Protein
Fatty acid elongation
HADHB; ELOVL4A; ELOVL1B; ACAA2; PTPLAD2; ELOVL3; ELOVL2; TECR; ACOT2; MECR
Biosynthesis of unsaturated fatty acids
ELOVL6; HADHAA; ACOT7; ACAA1A; PECR; ACOT2; SCD5; HADHA; ACOT1; Scd1
Fatty acid metabolism
MCAT; PECR; ACSL1; FADS1; ACADSB; CPT1A; HADHAA; HADH; HSD17B12B; ACOX3

Protein Function

ELOVL5 has several biochemical functions, for example, fatty acid elongase activity, transferase activity. Some of the functions are cooperated with other proteins, some of the functions could acted by ELOVL5 itself. We selected most functions ELOVL5 had, and list some proteins which have the same functions with ELOVL5. You can find most of the proteins on our site.
Function
Related Protein
Function fatty acid elongase activity
Related Protein ELOVL5
Function transferase activity
Related Protein UGT1B5; HGSNAT; PRMT9; ETNPPL; DNMT3AB; FBLL1; OXCT1A; UGT2A4; NMT1B; MCAT

ELOVL5 Related Articles

Mabuchi, F; Sakurada, Y; et al. Involvement of Genetic Variants Associated With Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma in Pathogenic Mechanisms and Family History of Glaucoma. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY 159:437-444(2015).
Kuah, MK; Jaya-Ram, A; et al. The capacity for long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid synthesis in a carnivorous vertebrate: Functional characterisation and nutritional regulation of a Fads2 fatty acyl desaturase with Delta 4 activity and an Elovl5 elongase in striped snakehead (Channa striata). BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-MOLECULAR AND CELL BIOLOGY OF LIPIDS 1851:248-260(2015).