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Entry
EC 2.3.1.84                 Enzyme                                 

Name
alcohol O-acetyltransferase;
alcohol acetyltransferase
Class
Transferases;
Acyltransferases;
Transferring groups other than aminoacyl groups
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
acetyl-CoA:alcohol O-acetyltransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
acetyl-CoA + an alcohol = CoA + an acetyl ester [RN:R00627]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
acetyl-CoA [CPD:C00024];
alcohol [CPD:C00069]
Product
CoA [CPD:C00010];
acetyl ester [CPD:C01883]
Comment
Acts on a range of short-chain aliphatic alcohols, including methanol and ethanol
History
EC 2.3.1.84 created 1984
Orthology
K00664  
alcohol O-acetyltransferase
Genes
SCE: 
YGR177C(ATF2) YOR377W(ATF1)
KLA: 
LTH: 
VPO: 
CGR: 
TPF: 
TPHA_0E03170(TPHA0E03170)
Taxonomy
Reference
1
  Authors
Yoshioka, K. and Hashimoto, N.
  Title
Ester formation by alcohol acetyltransferase from brewers' yeast.
  Journal
Agric. Biol. Chem. 45 (1981) 2183-2190.
Other DBs
ExplorEnz - The Enzyme Database: 
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature: 
ExPASy - ENZYME nomenclature database: 
BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
80237-89-4

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