ENZYME entry: EC 6.2.1.15

Accepted Name
Arachidonate--CoA ligase.
Alternative Name(s)
Arachidonoyl-CoA synthetase.
Reaction catalysed
ATP + arachidonate + CoA <=> AMP + diphosphate + arachidonoyl-CoA
Comment(s)
  • 8,11,14-icosatrienoate, but not the other long-chain fatty acids, can act in place of arachidonate.
  • Not identical with EC 6.2.1.3.
Cross-references
BRENDA6.2.1.15
EC2PDB6.2.1.15
ExplorEnz6.2.1.15
PRIAM enzyme-specific profiles6.2.1.15
KEGG Ligand Database for Enzyme Nomenclature6.2.1.15
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature6.2.1.15
IntEnz6.2.1.15
MEDLINEFind literature relating to 6.2.1.15
MetaCyc6.2.1.15

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