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acetyltransferase activity

Known as: acetylase activity 
Catalysis of the transfer of an acetyl group to an acceptor molecule. [GOC:ai]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Endosperm and embryo tissues from the seeds of Euonymus alatus (Burning Bush) accumulate high levels of 3-acetyl-1,2-diacyl-sn… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The "neurotrophin hypothesis" of depression predicts that depressive disorders in humans coincide with a decreased activity and… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Southern blot analysis was performed with genomic DNAs from 86 human subjects using the 32P-labeled cDNA for polymorphic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
All our advanced, severe cases of Alzheimer's disease have dramatic cholinergic cell losses in the nucleus basalis of Meynert… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Choline acetyltransferase activity was measured postmortem in five brain regions to determine if such activity provided… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Choline acetyltransferase activity in discrete tissue punches from the nucleus of Meynert and in tissue from the temporal cortex… Expand
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
When chicken pineal glands were organ-cultured in darkness, serotonin N-acetyltransferase activity was low during daytime… Expand
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Treatment with 10 μM l-propranolol caused a rapid decrease in the high level of acetyl coenzyme A: serotonin N-acetyltransferase… Expand
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Neurochemical and psychopharmacological studies of rats were designed to examine four hypotheses which have been proposed to… Expand
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Serotonin N-acetyltransferase (EC 2.3.1.5) activity in the rat pineal organ is enhanced 50-fold at night. Rats exposed to light… Expand