Involved with EC 126.96.36.199 (acyl-[acyl-carrier- protein]—UDP-N-acetylglucosamine O-acyltransferase) and EC 188.8.131.52 (lipid-A-disaccharide synthase) in the biosynthesis of the phosphorylated glycolipid, lipid A, in the outer membrane of Escherichia coli.
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