EC - ADP-dependent medium-chain-acyl-CoA hydrolase

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Accepted name:
ADP-dependent medium-chain-acyl-CoA hydrolase
Other names:
medium-chain acyl coenzyme A hydrolase
medium-chain acyl-CoA hydrolase
medium-chain acyl-thioester hydrolase
medium-chain hydrolase
myristoyl-CoA thioesterase
Systematic name:
ADP-dependent-medium-chain-acyl-CoA hydrolase



Requires ADP; inhibited by NADH. Maximum activity is shown with nonanoyl-CoA.

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Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047380


  1. Alexson, S.E.H. and Nedergaard, J.
    A novel type of short- and medium-chain acyl-CoA hydrolases in brown adipose tissue mitochondria.
    J. Biol. Chem. 263: 13564-13571 (1988). [PMID: 2901416]

[EC created 1992]