EC - cis-2-enoyl-CoA reductase (NADPH)

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name:
cis-2-enoyl-CoA reductase (NADPH)
Other names:
cis-2-enoyl-coenzyme A reductase
NADPH-dependent cis-enoyl-CoA reductase
reductase, cis-2-enoyl coenzyme A
Systematic name:
acyl-CoA:NADP+ cis-2-oxidoreductase



Not identical with EC trans-2-enoyl-CoA reductase (NADPH) [cf. EC acyl-CoA dehydrogenase (NADP+)].

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Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047774
CAS Registry Number: 72841-00-0


  1. Mizugaki, M., Nishimaki, T., Shiraishi, T., Kawaguchi, A., Okuda, S. and Yamanaka, H.
    Studies on the metabolism of unsaturated fatty acids. IX. Stereochemical studies of the reaction catalyzed by trans-2-enoyl-coenzyme A reductase of Escherichia coli.
    J. Biochem. (Tokyo) 92 : 1649-1654 (1982). [PMID: 6759504]

[EC created 1986]