EC - 3-hydroxybutyryl-CoA epimerase

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Accepted name:
3-hydroxybutyryl-CoA epimerase
Other names:
3-hydroxyacyl-CoA epimerase
3-hydroxybutyryl coenzyme A epimerase
Systematic name:
3-hydroxybutanoyl-CoA 3-epimerase


Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0008692
CAS Registry Number: 9024-21-9
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (202) [show] [UniProt]


  1. Stern, J.R., del Campillo, A. and Lehninger, A.L.
    Enzymatic racemization of β-hydroxybutyryl-S-CoA and the stereospecificity of enzymes of the fatty acid cycle.
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 77: 1073-1074 (1955).
  2. Wakil, S.J.
    D(-)β-Hydroxybutyryl CoA dehydrogenase.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 18: 314-315 (1955).

[EC created 1961]