Carnitine o-palmitoyltransferase

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Carnitine o-palmitoyltransferase

(Science: enzyme) An enzyme that catalyses reversibly the conversion of palmitoyl-CoA to palmitoylcarnitine in the inner mitochondrial membrane.

chemical name: Palmitoyl-CoA:L-carnitine o-palmitoyltransferase

registry number: EC 2.3.1.21