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Acetyltransferase

Acetyltransferase

Any enzyme transferring acetyl groups from one compound to another.

See: acetyl-CoA acetyltransferase, choline acetyltransferase, dihydrolipoamide acetyltransferase.

Synonym: transacetylase.


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