EC 2.3.1.56 - Aromatic-hydroxylamine O-acetyltransferase

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EC 2.3.1.56

Names

Accepted name:
aromatic-hydroxylamine O-acetyltransferase
Other names:
N,O-acetyltransferase
N-hydroxy-2-acetylaminofluorene N-O acyltransferase
aromatic hydroxylamine acetyltransferase
arylhydroxamate N,O-acetyltransferase
arylhydroxamate acyltransferase
arylhydroxamic acid N,O-acetyltransferase
arylhydroxamic acyltransferase
Systematic name:
N-hydroxy-4-acetylaminobiphenyl:N-hydroxy-4-aminobiphenyl O-acetyltransferase

Reaction

Comments:

Transfers the N-acetyl group of some aromatic acethydroxamates to the O-position of some aromatic hydroxylamines.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047188
CAS Registry Number: 52660-15-8

References

  1. Bartsch, H., Dworkin, C., Miller, E.C. and Miller, J.A.
    Formation of electrophilic N-acetoxyarylamines in cytosoles from rat mammary gland and other tissues by transacetylation from the carcinogen N-hydroxy-4-acetylaminobiphenyl.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 304: 42-55 (1973). [PMID: 4699998]

[EC 2.3.1.56 created 1976]