|Superclasses:||Reactions Classified By Conversion Type → Simple Reactions → Chemical Reactions|
|Reactions Classified By Substrate → Small-Molecule Reactions|
EC Number: 126.96.36.199
The reaction direction shown, that is, A + B ↔ C + D versus C + D ↔ A + B, is in accordance with the Enzyme Commission system.
Mass balance status: Balanced.
Enzyme Commission Primary Name: phosphate acetyltransferase
Enzyme Commission Synonyms: phosphotransacetylase, phosphoacylase, PTA
The first reaction in the conversion of acetyl-CoA to acetate.
Enzyme Commission Summary:
Also acts with other short-chain acyl-CoAs.
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