SCD1

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AcronymDefinition
SCD1Stearoyl CoA (Coenzyme A) Desaturase 1
SCD1Stearoyl CoA Desaturase 1
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Association between a polymorphism at the stearoyl CoA desaturase locus and milk production traits in Italian Holsteins.
Stearoyl CoA desaturase and CHRNA7, both from the FG-versus-RAG comparison, also did not show statistically significant differences in expression, although expression levels were slightly higher in the RAG cohort for CHRNA7.
Stearoyl CoA desaturase is a lipogenic enzyme that catalyzes the synthesis of monounsaturated fatty acids from saturated fatty acids (Flowers & Ntambi 2009), and has a well-established link to obesity (Flowers & Ntambi 2009) in organisms ranging from humans to Caenorhabditis elegans (Brock et al.