Gene Protein Transcript Blast result Transcript specific probe-cluster
Gene information for LCAT (Homo sapiens)
(Information is obtained from NCBI Gene database)
Entrez gene ID3931
Official gene symbolLCAT
Full namelecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase
Gene summaryThis gene encodes the extracellular cholesterol esterifying enzyme, lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase. The esterification of cholesterol is required for cholesterol transport. Mutations in this gene have been found to cause fish-eye disease as well as LCAT deficiency. [provided by RefSeq]
LocationChromosome: 16   Locus: 
Gene position67978015 - 67973787  Map Viewer