thiolase


thiolase

* * *

thi·o·lase (thiґo-lās) an enzyme that cleaves a carbon-carbon bond of a thiol compound to form a thioester. See acetyl-CoA C-acetyltransferase, and acetyl-CoA C-acyltransferase.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • 3-oxoadipyl-CoA thiolase — In enzymology, a 3 oxoadipyl CoA thiolase (EC number|2.3.1.174) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:succinyl CoA + acetyl CoA ightleftharpoons CoA + 3 oxoadipyl CoAThus, the two substrates of this enzyme are succinyl CoA and acetyl… …   Wikipedia

  • 3-ketoacyl-CoA thiolase — SYN: acetyl CoA acyltransferase …   Medical dictionary

  • 2-methylacetoacetyl-CoA thiolase — An enzyme that is part of the l isoleucine degradation pathway; it catalyzes the conversion of 2 methylacetoacetyl CoA to acetyl CoA and propionyl CoA. A deficiency of this enzyme leads to an accumulation of 2 methylacetoacetyl CoA, causing… …   Medical dictionary

  • acetoacetyl CoA thiolase — ac·e·to·ac·e·tyl CoA thi·o·lase (as″ə to asґə təl) (ə seґto as ə tēl″ ko aґ thiґo lās) acetyl CoA C acetyltransferase …   Medical dictionary

  • 3-ketoacyl CoA thiolase — 3 ke·to·ac·yl CoA thi·o·lase (ke″to aґsəl ko aґ thiґo lās) acetyl CoA C acyltransferase …   Medical dictionary

  • α-methylacetoacetyl CoA thiolase — α meth·yl·ac·e·to·ac·e·tyl CoA thi·o·lase (meth″əl ə se″to asґə tēl ko aґ thiґo lās) an acetyl CoA C acyltransferase (β ketothiolase) specifically catalyzing the final step in isoleucine catabolism,… …   Medical dictionary

  • Acetyl-CoA C-acetyltransferase — In enzymology, an acetyl CoA C acetyltransferase (EC number|2.3.1.9) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:2 acetyl CoA ightleftharpoons CoA + acetoacetyl CoAHence, this enzyme has one substrate, acetyl CoA, and two products, CoA and… …   Wikipedia

  • acetyl-CoA — Condensation product of coenzyme A and acetic acid, symbolized as CoAS∼COCH3; intermediate in transfer of two carbon fragment, notably in its entrance into the tricarboxylic acid cycle and in fatty acid synthesis. SYN: acetyl coenzyme A …   Medical dictionary

  • Propionyl-CoA C2-trimethyltridecanoyltransferase — In enzymology, a propionyl CoA C2 trimethyltridecanoyltransferase (EC number|2.3.1.154) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:4,8,12 trimethyltridecanoyl CoA + propanoyl CoA ightleftharpoons 3 oxopristanoyl CoA + CoAThus, the two… …   Wikipedia

  • Acetyl-Coenzyme A acetyltransferase — protein Name=acetyl Coenzyme A acetyltransferase 1 (acetoacetyl Coenzyme A thiolase) caption= width= HGNCid=93 Symbol=ACAT1 AltSymbols=ACAT EntrezGene=38 OMIM=607809 RefSeq=NM 000019 UniProt=P24752 PDB= ECnumber=2.3.1.9 Chromosome=11 Arm=q… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.