MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0003995 - acyl-CoA dehydrogenase activity

Synonyms: GO:0019109, acyl CoA dehydrogenase activity, acyl coenzyme A dehydrogenase activity, acyl dehydrogenase activity, acyl-CoA reductase activity, acyl-CoA:(acceptor) 2,3-oxidoreductase activity, acyl-CoA:acceptor 2,3-oxidoreductase activity, fatty acyl coenzyme A dehydrogenase activity, fatty-acyl-CoA dehydrogenase activity, general acyl CoA dehydrogenase activity, long-chain acyl coenzyme A dehydrogenase activity, long-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase activity, medium-chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase activity

Definition: Catalysis of the reaction: acyl-CoA + acceptor = 2,3-dehydroacyl-CoA + reduced acceptor.

Parent Classes:
GO:0016627 - oxidoreductase activity, acting on the CH-CH group of donors

Child Classes:
GO:0004466 - long-chain-acyl-CoA dehydrogenase activity (2) ,
GO:0008470 - isovaleryl-CoA dehydrogenase activity (1)

Term Members:
acyl-CoA dehydrogenase (fadE) ,
predicted enoyl-CoA reductase (ydiO) ,
AidB ,
short-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase monomer (ACADS) ,
mitochondrial medium-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase monomer (ACADM)

Unification Links: GO:0003995

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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