coenzyme a-transferasesmedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Enzymes which transfer coenzyme a moieties from acyl- or acetyl-CoA to various carboxylic acceptors forming a thiol ester. Enzymes in this group are instrumental in ketone body metabolism and utilization of acetoacetate in mitochondria.

Registry number: EC 2.8.3

(12 Dec 1998)

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