Mus musculus Gene: Faah
Summary
InnateDB Gene IDBG-177087.6
Last Modified 2014-10-13 [Report errors or provide feedback]
Gene Symbol Faah
Gene Name fatty acid amide hydrolase
Synonyms AW412498;
Species Mus musculus
Ensembl Gene ENSMUSG00000034171
Encoded Proteins
fatty acid amide hydrolase
Protein Structure
Useful resources Stemformatics EHFPI ImmGen
Entrez Gene
Summary This gene does not have any Entrez summary - the following is the summary from its human ortholog ENSG00000117480:
This gene encodes a protein that is responsible for the hydrolysis of a number of primary and secondary fatty acid amides, including the neuromodulatory compounds anandamide and oleamide. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
Gene Information
Type Protein coding
Genomic Location Chromosome 4:115967145-116017926
Strand Reverse strand
Band D1
Transcripts
ENSMUST00000049095 ENSMUSP00000041543
ENSMUST00000125761
ENSMUST00000154249
ENSMUST00000150668
ENSMUST00000133225
ENSMUST00000156126
ENSMUST00000143724
ENSMUST00000150614
Interactions
Number of Interactions This gene and/or its encoded proteins are associated with 0 experimentally validated interaction(s) in this database.
They are also associated with 2 interaction(s) predicted by orthology.
Predicted by orthology
Total 2 [view]
Gene Ontology

Molecular Function
Accession GO Term
GO:0016811 hydrolase activity, acting on carbon-nitrogen (but not peptide) bonds, in linear amides
GO:0016884 carbon-nitrogen ligase activity, with glutamine as amido-N-donor
GO:0017064 fatty acid amide hydrolase activity
GO:0047372 acylglycerol lipase activity
Biological Process
GO:0009062 fatty acid catabolic process
Cellular Component
GO:0000139 Golgi membrane
GO:0005789 endoplasmic reticulum membrane
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane
GO:0031090 organelle membrane
Orthologs
Species
Homo sapiens
Bos taurus
Gene ID
Gene Order
Method
Confidence
Comments
SSD Ortholog
Ortholog supports species divergence
Not yet available
SSD Ortholog
Ortholog supports species divergence
Pathway Predictions based on Human Orthology Data
NETPATH
REACTOME
KEGG
INOH
PID BIOCARTA
Metabolism of anandamide an endogenous cannabinoid [Biocarta view]
PID NCI
Cross-References
SwissProt
TrEMBL
UniProt Splice Variant
Entrez Gene
UniGene Mm.256025 Mm.405196
RefSeq NM_010173
OMIM
CCDS CCDS18501
HPRD
IMGT
MGI ID
MGI Symbol
EMBL
GenPept
RNA Seq Atlas