| ACSBG1, BG, BG1, BGM, GR-LACS, LPD, acyl-CoA synthetase bubblegum family member 1|
MGI: 2385656 HomoloGene: 9044 GeneCards: ACSBG1
Acyl-CoA Synthetase, Bubblegum Family, member 1 (ACSBG1) is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the ACSBG1 gene.
The protein encoded by this gene possesses long-chain acyl-CoA synthetase activity. It is thought to play a central role in brain very long-chain fatty acids metabolism and myelinogenesis. The conversion of long chain fatty acids into long chain acyl-CoAs in mice is catalysed by ACSBG1.