Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Reaction:

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion TypeSimple ReactionsChemical Reactions
Reactions Classified By SubstrateSmall-Molecule Reactions

EC Number:

Enzymes and Genes:
arylamine N-acetyltransferaseInferred from experiment: nhoA

The direction shown, i.e. which substrates are on the left and right sides, is in accordance with the Enzyme Commission system.

Mass balance status: Balanced.

Enzyme Commission Primary Name: N-hydroxyarylamine O-acetyltransferase

Enzyme Commission Synonyms: arylhydroxamate N,O-acetyltransferase, arylamine N-acetyltransferase, N-hydroxy-2-aminofluorene-O-acetyltransferase

Enzyme Commission Summary:
The enzyme from liver, but not that from bacteria, can also catalyse N-acetylation of arylamines and N,O-acetylation of arylhydroxamates.

Citations: [Saito86]

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Gene-Reaction Schematic

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Saito86: Saito K, Shinohara A, Kamataki T, Kato R (1986). "N-hydroxyarylamine O-acetyltransferase in hamster liver: identity with arylhydroxamic acid N,O-acetyltransferase and arylamine N-acetyltransferase." J Biochem 99(6);1689-97. PMID: 3745141

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