To generate delta-4 fatty acid Desaturase so as to synthesize the DHA.
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) is an a family member of omega-3 fatty acid. And docosahexenoic acid (DHA) is also an omega-3 fatty acid that is a primary structural component of the human brain, cerebral cortex, skin, sperm, testicles and retina. The translation from EPA to DHA needs the enzyme delta-5 fatty acid Elongace.
Sequence and Features
- 10COMPATIBLE WITH RFC
- 12COMPATIBLE WITH RFC
- 21Illegal XhoI site found at 1104
Illegal XhoI site found at 1497
- 23COMPATIBLE WITH RFC
- 25Illegal NgoMIV site found at 612
Illegal AgeI site found at 73
- 1000Illegal BsaI site found at 1700