The Enzyme Database

Your query returned 1 entry.    printer_iconPrintable version

Accepted name: butyrate—acetoacetate CoA-transferase
Reaction: butanoyl-CoA + acetoacetate = butanoate + acetoacetyl-CoA
Other name(s): butyryl coenzyme A-acetoacetate coenzyme A-transferase; butyryl-CoA-acetoacetate CoA-transferase
Systematic name: butanoyl-CoA:acetoacetate CoA-transferase
Comments: Butanoate, acetoacetate and their CoA thioesters are the preferred substrates, but the enzyme also acts, more slowly, on the derivatives of a number of C2 to C6 monocarboxylic acids.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, Gene, KEGG, MetaCyc, CAS registry number: 66231-37-6
1.  Barker, H.A., Jeng, I.-M., Neff, N., Robertson, J.M., Tam, F.K. and Hosaka, S. Butyryl-CoA:acetoacetate CoA-transferase from a lysine-fermenting Clostridium. J. Biol. Chem. 253 (1978) 1219–1225. [PMID: 624727]
[EC created 1984]

Data © 2001–2024 IUBMB
Web site © 2005–2024 Andrew McDonald