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Fatty Acid Synthases

Known as: Acid Synthases, Fatty, Synthetases, Fatty Acid, Fatty Acid Synthetases 
Enzymes that catalyze the synthesis of FATTY ACIDS from acetyl-CoA and malonyl-CoA derivatives.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Microbial fatty acid derivatives are emerging as promising alternatives to fossil fuel derived transportation fuels. Among… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
In all organisms, fatty acid synthesis is achieved in variations of a common cyclic reaction pathway by stepwise, iterative… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The structure of the ketoreductase (KR) from the first module of the erythromycin synthase with NADPH bound was solved to 1.79 A… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Polyketide synthases (PKS) perform a stepwise biosynthesis of diverse carbon skeletons from simple activated carboxylic acid… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The lipid-rich Corynebacterianeae, to which Corynebacterium glutamicum and Mycobacterium species belong, produce both fatty acids… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The metabolic repertoire in nature is augmented by generating hybrid metabolites from a limited set of gene products. In… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Bacillus subtilis strain ATCC6633 has been identified as a producer of mycosubtilin, a potent antifungal peptide antibiotic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Aspergillus nidulans contains two functionally distinct fatty acid synthases (FASs): one required for primary fatty acid… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Cell-free extracts from the uropygial gland of goose catalyzed the incorporation of malonyl-CoA into normal fatty acids and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Abstract The antibiotic cerulenin is a potent and apparently non-competitive inhibitor of fatty acid synthetase systems isolated… Expand
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