Percent identity with other species by BLAST analysis: Human, Chimpanzee, Gorilla, Orangutan (100%) Gibbon, Monkey, Galago, Panda, Rabbit (93%) Mouse, Bat, Horse (86%).
Mediates the octanoylation of ghrelin at 'Ser-3'. Can use a variety of fatty acids as substrates including octanoic acid, decanoic acid and tetradecanoic acid.
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Protein Aliases: Ghrelin O-acyltransferase; Membrane-bound O-acyltransferase domain-containing protein 4; O-acyltransferase (membrane bound) domain containing 4; O-acyltransferase domain-containing protein 4
Gene Aliases: FKSG89; GOAT; MBOAT4; OACT4
UniProt ID: (Human) Q96T53
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 619373