PPT1(redirected from OTTHUMP00000004838)
PPT1A gene on chromosome 1p32 that encodes palmitoyl-protein thioesterase 1, a small glycoprotein enzyme that removes thioester-linked fatty acyl groups such as palmitate from cysteine residues.
PPT1 mutations are linked to neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis types 1 and 4.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.