DHAP is converted to 1-acyl GO3P by GNPAT

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R-HSA-1483002
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Homo sapiens
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Dihydroxyacetone phosphate (DHAP) is converted to 1-acyl glycerone 3-phosphate (GO3P) by the enzyme dihydroxyacetone phosphate acyltransferase (GNPAT) (de Vet et al. 1999, Ofman et al. 1994). This reaction step links Glycerolipid metabolism to Ether lipid metabolism.

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
10553003 Ether lipid biosynthesis: alkyl-dihydroxyacetonephosphate synthase protein deficiency leads to reduced dihydroxyacetonephosphate acyltransferase activities

de Vet, EC, IJlst, L, Oostheim, W, Dekker, C, Moser, HW, van den Bosch, H

J Lipid Res 1999
8186247 Purification of peroxisomal acyl-CoA: dihydroxyacetonephosphate acyltransferase from human placenta

Ofman, R, Wanders, RJ

Biochim Biophys Acta 1994
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glycerone-phosphate O-acyltransferase activity of GNPAT [peroxisomal membrane]
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