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:
galactoside O-acetyltransferaseInferred from experiment: lacA

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: galactoside O-acetyltransferase

Enzyme Commission Synonyms: thiogalactoside acetyltransferase, galactoside acetyltransferase, thiogalactoside transacetylase

Part of galactose, galactoside and glucose catabolism.

Enzyme Commission Summary:
Acts on thiogalactosides and phenylgalactoside.

Citations: [Zabin63, ZABIN62]

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Gene-Reaction Schematic

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ZABIN62: ZABIN I, KEPES A, MONOD J (1962). "Thiogalactoside transacetylase." J Biol Chem 237;253-7. PMID: 14009486

Zabin63: Zabin I (1963). "Crystalline Thiogalactoside Transacetylase." J Biol Chem 1963;238(10):3300-6. PMID: 14085376

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