EC - Biotin—CoA ligase

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Accepted name:
biotin—CoA ligase
Other names:
biotin CoA synthetase
biotinyl coenzyme A synthetase
biotinyl-CoA synthetase
Systematic name:
biotin:CoA ligase (AMP-forming)


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Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047707
CAS Registry Number: 37318-60-8


  1. Christner, J.E., Schlesinger, M.J. and Coon, M.J.
    Enzymatic activation of biotin. Biotinyl adenylate formation.
    J. Biol. Chem. 239: 3997-4005 (1964).

[EC created 1972]