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Entry
EC 6.2.1.24                 Enzyme                                 

Name
phytanate---CoA ligase;
phytanoyl-CoA ligase
Class
Ligases;
Forming carbon-sulfur bonds;
Acid-thiol ligases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
phytanate:CoA ligase (AMP-forming)
Reaction(IUBMB)
ATP + phytanate + CoA = AMP + diphosphate + phytanoyl-CoA [RN:R03631]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
ATP [CPD:C00002];
phytanate [CPD:C01607];
CoA [CPD:C00010]
Product
AMP [CPD:C00020];
diphosphate [CPD:C00013];
phytanoyl-CoA [CPD:C02060]
Comment
Not identical with EC 6.2.1.20 long-chain-fatty-acid---[acyl-carrier-protein] ligase.
History
EC 6.2.1.24 created 1989
Reference
1  [PMID:3753503]
  Authors
Muralidharan FN, Muralidharan VB.
  Title
Phytanoyl-CoA ligase activity in rat liver.
  Journal
Biochem. Int. 13 (1986) 123-30.
  Organism
Rattus norvegicus
Other DBs
ExplorEnz - The Enzyme Database: 
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature: 
ExPASy - ENZYME nomenclature database: 
BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
105238-50-4

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