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Entry
EC 2.3.1.2                  Enzyme                                 

Name
imidazole N-acetyltransferase;
imidazole acetylase;
imidazole acetyltransferase
Class
Transferases;
Acyltransferases;
Transferring groups other than aminoacyl groups
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
acetyl-CoA:imidazole N-acetyltransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
acetyl-CoA + imidazole = CoA + N-acetylimidazole [RN:R03621]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
acetyl-CoA [CPD:C00024];
imidazole [CPD:C01589]
Product
CoA [CPD:C00010];
N-acetylimidazole [CPD:C02560]
Comment
Also acts with propanoyl-CoA.
History
EC 2.3.1.2 created 1961
Reference
1  [PMID:14409246]
  Authors
KINSKY SC.
  Title
Assay, purification, and properties of imidazole acetylase.
  Journal
J. Biol. Chem. 235 (1960) 94-8.
Other DBs
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CAS: 
9029-89-4

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