2.3.1.7: carnitine O-acetyltransferase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about carnitine O-acetyltransferase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

acetyl-CoA
+
carnitine
=
CoA
+
O-acetylcarnitine

Synonyms

acetyl-CoA-carnitine O-acetyltransferase, acetylcarnitine transferase, acuJ, CarAc, CARAT, carnitine acetyl coenzyme A transferase, carnitine acetyl transferase, carnitine acetylase, carnitine acetyltransferase, carnitine acetyltransferase CAT2, carnitine acetyltransferase Cat2p, carnitine acetyltransferase Yat1p, carnitine acetyltransferase Yat2p, carnitine-acetyl-CoA transferase, CAT, CAT2, CATC, CRAT, CT-CAT, CTN1, CTN2, CTN3, H-CAT, P-CAT, S-CAT1, S-CAT2, Yat1

ECTree

     2 Transferases
         2.3 Acyltransferases
             2.3.1 Transferring groups other than aminoacyl groups
                2.3.1.7 carnitine O-acetyltransferase