acyl-activating enzyme
Enzyme information
Common names
acyl-activating enzyme
fatty acid elongase
long-chain-fatty-acid---CoA ligase
acyl-CoA synthetase
fatty acid thiokinase (long chain)
palmitoyl-CoA synthase
lignoceroyl-CoA synthase
arachidonyl-CoA synthetase
acyl coenzyme A synthetase
acyl-CoA ligase
palmitoyl coenzyme A synthetase
thiokinase
palmitoyl-CoA ligase
acyl-coenzyme A ligase
fatty acid CoA ligase
long-chain fatty acyl coenzyme A synthetase
oleoyl-CoA synthetase
stearoyl-CoA synthetase
long chain fatty acyl-CoA synthetase
long-chain acyl CoA synthetase
LCFA synthetase
pristanoyl-CoA synthetase
ACS3
long-chain acyl-CoA synthetase I
long-chain acyl-CoA synthetase II
fatty acyl-coenzyme A synthetase
long-chain acyl-coenzyme A synthetase
FAA1
6.2.1.3
EC Number
6.2.1.3
Links
Reactions
ATP + CoA + Long-chain carboxylate = Diphosphate + AMP + Acyl-CoA
ATP + CoA + Hexadecanoic acid = Diphosphate + AMP + Palmitoyl-CoA