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Gene Family: Lipases (LIP)

Lipases: A lipase is an enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of fats (lipids). [Source: Wikipedia]

Genes contained within the family: 22

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
AADAC arylacetamide deacetylase DAC, CES5A1 3q25.1
CEL carboxyl ester lipase BSSL, MODY8 9q34.13
DAGLA diacylglycerol lipase alpha C11orf11 KIAA0659, NSDDR, DAGLALPHA 11q12.2
DAGLB diacylglycerol lipase beta KCCR13L, DAGLBETA 7p22.1
LIPA lipase A, lysosomal acid type LAL, CESD 10q23.31
LIPC lipase C, hepatic type HL, HTGL 15q21.3
LIPE lipase E, hormone sensitive type HSL 19q13.2
LIPF lipase F, gastric type HGL, HLAL 10q23.31
LIPG lipase G, endothelial type EDL 18q21.1
LIPH lipase H mPA-PLA1, PLA1B, mPA-PLA1alpha, LPDLR 3q27.2
LIPI lipase I PRED5, LPDL, CT17, mPA-PLA1beta, PLA1C 21q11.2
LIPJ lipase family member J LIPL1 bA425M17.2 10q23.31
LIPK lipase family member K LIPL2 bA186O14.2 10q23.31
LIPM lipase family member M LIPL3 bA304I5.1 10q23.31
LIPN lipase family member N LIPL4 bA186O14.3 10q23.31
LPL lipoprotein lipase LIPD 8p21.3
MGLL monoglyceride lipase HU-K5, MGL 3q21.3
PNLIP pancreatic lipase PL 10q25.3
PNLIPRP2 pancreatic lipase related protein 2 (gene/pseudogene) PLRP2 10q25.3
PNLIPRP3 pancreatic lipase related protein 3 10q25.3
PNPLA2 patatin like phospholipase domain containing 2 desnutrin, TTS-2.2, ATGL, FP17548, iPLA2zeta 11p15.5
PNPLA3 patatin like phospholipase domain containing 3 C22orf20, ADPN dJ796I17.1, FLJ22012, adiponutrin, iPLA2epsilon 22q13.31