Carnitine O-Acetyltransferase

Known as: Carnitine Acetyltransferase, O-Acetyltransferase, Carnitine, Acetyl-CoA:carnitine O-acetyltransferase 
An enzyme that catalyzes the formation of O-acetylcarnitine from acetyl-CoA plus carnitine. EC 2.3.1.7.
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
The concept of "metabolic inflexibility" was first introduced to describe the failure of insulin-resistant human subjects to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Carnitine is a conditionally essential nutrient that plays a vital role in energy production and fatty acid metabolism… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Carnitine acyltransferases catalyze the exchange of acyl groups between carnitine and coenzyme A (CoA). These enzymes include… (More)
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2003
2003
Carnitine acyltransferases have crucial roles in the transport of fatty acids for beta-oxidation. Dysregulation of these enzymes… (More)
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2003
2003
Carnitine acyltransferases are a family of ubiquitous enzymes that play a pivotal role in cellular energy metabolism. We report… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We test whether the dysfunction with age of carnitine acetyltransferase (CAT), a key mitochondrial enzyme for fuel utilization… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The authors previously reported that secondary carnitine deficiency may sensitize the heart to bupivacaine-induced… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Endurance exercise training induces a significant increase in the respiratory capacity of skeletal muscle. This is reflected by a… (More)
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1984
1984
Treatment with L-carnitine greatly enhanced the formation and excretion of short-chain acylcarnitines in three patients with… (More)
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1966
1966
Some of the kinetic properties of carnitine acetyltransferase in brain homogenates have been reported with the use of a new… (More)
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