Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Compound Class: a prosthetic group

Superclasses: a cofactor

A prosthetic group is a term for a compound or ion that is essential for the activity of an enzyme, and is tightly bound to the enzyme.

Child Classes: a biopterin (0) , a coenzyme F420 (0) , a folate (13) , a metal-sulfur cluster (0) , a methanofuran (0) , a Mo-molybdopterin cofactor (5)

(R)-lipoate ,
coenzyme A ,

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