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Information on EC 2.3.1.279 - long-chain-acyl-CoA-trehalose acyltransferase

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The enzyme, characterized from the bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis, participates in the biosynthesis of polyacyltrehalose (PAT), a pentaacylated, trehalose-based glycolipid found in the cell wall of pathogenic strains. The enzyme catalyses two successive activities - it first transfers an acyl (often palmitoyl) group to position 2, followed by the transfer of a mycolipenyl group to position 3 (see EC 2.3.1.278, mycolipenoyl-CoA---2-(long-chain-fatty acyl)-trehalose mycolipenoyltransferase).
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The expected taxonomic range for this enzyme is: Mycobacterium tuberculosis
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LITERATURE
a long-chain-fatty acyl-CoA + alpha,alpha-trehalose = a 2-(long-chain-fatty acyl)-trehalose + CoA
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