|Superclasses:||Reactions Classified By Conversion Type → Simple Reactions → Chemical Reactions|
|Reactions Classified By Substrate → Small-Molecule Reactions|
EC Number: 18.104.22.168
In Pathway: phenylacetate degradation I (aerobic)
The reaction direction shown, that is, A + B ↔ C + D versus C + D ↔ A + B, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.
Mass balance status: Balanced.
Enzyme Commission Primary Name: phenylacetate—CoA ligase
Enzyme Commission Synonyms: phenacyl coenzyme A synθse, phenylacetyl-CoA ligase, PA-CoA ligase, phenylacetyl-CoA ligase (AMP-forming)
Enzyme Commission Summary:
Also acts, more slowly, on acetate, propanoate and butanoate, but not on hydroxy derivatives of phenylacetate and related compounds.
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