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Entry
EC 2.3.1.17                 Enzyme                                 

Name
aspartate N-acetyltransferase;
aspartate acetyltransferase;
L-aspartate N-acetyltransferase
Class
Transferases;
Acyltransferases;
Transferring groups other than aminoacyl groups
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
acetyl-CoA:L-aspartate N-acetyltransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
acetyl-CoA + L-aspartate = CoA + N-acetyl-L-aspartate [RN:R00487]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
acetyl-CoA [CPD:C00024];
L-aspartate [CPD:C00049]
Product
CoA [CPD:C00010];
N-acetyl-L-aspartate [CPD:C01042]
History
EC 2.3.1.17 created 1965
Pathway
Alanine, aspartate and glutamate metabolism
Metabolic pathways
Orthology
K18309  
aspartate N-acetyltransferase
Genes
HSA: 
339983(NAT8L)
PPS: 
100977888(NAT8L)
GGO: 
101142106(NAT8L)
PON: 
MCC: 
MCF: 
102127634(NAT8L)
MMU: 
269642(Nat8l)
RNO: 
289727(Nat8l)
CGE: 
100769399(Nat8l)
HGL: 
101707458(Nat8l)
TUP: 
102494078(NAT8L)
CFA: 
612955(NAT8L)
AML: 
FCA: 
101083676(NAT8L)
BTA: 
614317(NAT8L)
BOM: 
102287615(NAT8L)
OAS: 
101102905(NAT8L)
SSC: 
CFR: 
BACU: 
103003310(NAT8L)
LVE: 
103069339(NAT8L)
ECB: 
100052893(NAT8L)
MYB: 
102252987(NAT8L)
PALE: 
102896372(NAT8L)
MDO: 
100015872(NAT8L)
SHR: 
100933681(NAT8L)
GGA: 
422893(NAT8L)
TGU: 
100224712(NAT8L)
FAB: 
101812899(NAT8L)
PHI: 
102112532(NAT8L)
APLA: 
101793941(NAT8L)
FPG: 
101915368(NAT8L)
FCH: 
102045888(NAT8L)
CLV: 
102094826(NAT8L)
ASN: 
102374815(NAT8L)
AMJ: 
PSS: 
102463198(NAT8L)
CMY: 
102941545(NAT8L)
ACS: 
100564143(nat8l)
PBI: 
103061437(NAT8L)
XTR: 
100124940(nat8l)
DRE: 
564754(nat8l)
TRU: 
MZE: 
OLA: 
XMA: 
LCM: 
102362340(NAT8L)
CMK: 
103183111(nat8l)
BFO: 
MRR: 
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Taxonomy
Reference
1
  Authors
Goldstein, F.B.
  Title
Biosynthesis of N-acetyl-L-aspartic acid.
  Journal
J. Biol. Chem. 234 (1959) 2702-2706.
Reference
2  [PMID:6061408]
  Authors
Knizley H Jr.
  Title
The enzymatic synthesis of N-acetyl-L-aspartic acid by a  water-insoluble preparation of a cat brain acetone powder.
  Journal
J. Biol. Chem. 242 (1967) 4619-22.
Other DBs
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IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature: 
ExPASy - ENZYME nomenclature database: 
BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
9029-99-6

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