EC 2.3.1.28 - Chloramphenicol O-acetyltransferase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 2.3.1.28

Names

Accepted name:
chloramphenicol O-acetyltransferase
Other names:
CAT I
CAT II
CAT III
chloramphenicol acetylase
chloramphenicol acetyltransferase
chloramphenicol transacetylase
Systematic name:
acetyl-CoA:chloramphenicol 3-O-acetyltransferase

Reaction

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00093 , PROSITE:PDOC00094
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0008811
CAS Registry Number: 9040-07-7
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (29) [show] [UniProt]

References

  1. Shaw, W.V.
    The enzymatic acetylation of chloramphenicol by extracts of R factor-resistant Escherichia coli.
    J. Biol. Chem. 242: 687-693 (1967). [PMID: 5335032]
  2. Shaw, W.V. and Brodsky, R.F.
    Characterization of chloramphenicol acetyltransferase from chloramphenicol-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
    J. Bacteriol. 95: 28-36 (1968). [PMID: 4965980]

[EC 2.3.1.28 created 1972]