|Superclasses:||Reactions Classified By Conversion Type → Simple Reactions → Chemical Reactions|
|Reactions Classified By Substrate → Small-Molecule Reactions|
EC Number: 220.127.116.11
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: 2-acylglycerol O-acyltransferase
Enzyme Commission Synonyms: acylglycerol palmitoyltransferase, monoglyceride acyltransferase, acyl coenzyme A-monoglyceride acyltransferase, monoacylglycerol acyltransferase
Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG'° in kcal/mol): 325.0658 [Latendresse13]
Enzyme Commission Summary:
Various 2-acylglycerols can act as acceptor; palmitoyl-CoA and other long-chain acyl-CoAs can act as donors. The sn-1 position and the sn-3 position are both acylated, at about the same rate.
Manganaro85: Manganaro F, Kuksis A (1985). "Purification and preliminary characterization of 2-monoacylglycerol acyltransferase from rat intestinal villus cells." Can J Biochem Cell Biol 63(5);341-7. PMID: 4016575
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