EC 6.2.1.16 - Acetoacetate—CoA ligase

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EC 6.2.1.16

Names

Accepted name:
acetoacetate—CoA ligase
Other name:
acetoacetyl-CoA synthetase
Systematic name:
acetoacetate:CoA ligase (AMP-forming)

Reaction

Comments:

Also acts, more slowly, on L-3-hydroxybutanoate.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00427
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0030729
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Fukui, T., Ito, M. and Tomita, K.
    Purification and characterization of acetoacetyl-CoA synthetase from Zoogloea ramigera I-16-M.
    Eur. J. Biochem. 127: 423-428 (1982). [PMID: 7140777]

[EC 6.2.1.16 created 1984]