catalyzes N-acylation of phosphatidylethanolamine (PE) to generate N-Acylphosphatidylethanolamine (NAPE) a precursor of bioactive N-acylethanolamines, including the endocannabinoid anandamide.
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Protein Aliases: Ca(2+)-independent N-acyltransferase; Ca-independent N-acyltransferase; calcium-independent phosphatidylethanolamine N-acyltransferase; H-rev107-like protein 5; HRAS-like suppressor 5; HRAS-like suppressor family, member 5; HRSL5; iNAT; lecithin-retinol acyltransferase (LRAT)-like protein-1; Phospholipase A and acyltransferase 5; testicular tissue protein Li 90
Gene Aliases: 1700055A14Rik; 1700086E08Rik; 4921526K24Rik; HRASLS5; HRLP5; HRSL5; iNAT; PLAAT5; RGD1308376; RLP1