EC - Malonate CoA-transferase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name:
malonate CoA-transferase
Other name:
malonate coenzyme A-transferase
Systematic name:
acetyl-CoA:malonate CoA-transferase



The enzyme from Pseudomonas ovalis also catalyses the reaction of EC malonyl-CoA decarboxylase.

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Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050078
CAS Registry Number: 9026-18-0


  1. Hayaishi, O.
    Enzymatic decarboxylation of malonic acid.
    J. Biol. Chem. 215 : 125-136 (1955).
  2. Takamura, Y. and Kitayama, Y.
    Purification and some properties of malonate decarboxylase from Pseudomonas ovalis: an oligomeric enzyme with bifunctional properties.
    Biochem. Int. 3 : 483-491 (1981).

[EC created 1961]