Enzymes involved in crotonate metabolism in Syntrophomonas wolfei

@article{McInerney1992EnzymesII,
  title={Enzymes involved in crotonate metabolism in Syntrophomonas wolfei},
  author={Michael J. McInerney and Neil Q. Wofford},
  journal={Archives of Microbiology},
  year={1992},
  volume={158},
  pages={344-349}
}
Cell-free extracts of Syntrophomonas wolfei subsp. wolfei grown with crotonate in pure culture or in coculture with Methanospirillum hungatei contained crotonyl-coenzyme A (CoA): acetate CoA-transferase activity. This activity was not detected in cell-free extracts from the butyrate-grown coculture which suggests that the long lag times observed before S. wolfei grew with crotonate were initially due to the inability to activate crotonate. Cell-free extracts of S. wolfei grown in pure culture… 

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