acetyltransferase activity

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

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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Hemodynamic overload in the heart can trigger maladaptive hypertrophy of cardiomyocytes. A key signaling event in this process is… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
In Alzheimer's disease (AD), loss of cortical and hippocampal choline acetyltransferase (ChAT) activity has been correlated with… (More)
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2000
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2000
Transcription factors carry functional domains, which are often physically distinct, for sequence-specific DNA binding… (More)
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1998
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1998
Gcn5p is a transcriptional coactivator required for correct expression of various genes in yeast. Several transcriptional… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Transcriptional repression by nuclear receptors has been correlated to binding of the putative co-repressor, N-CoR. A complex has… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Macronuclei of the ciliated protozoan Tetrahymena thermophila possess a histone acetyltransferase activity closely associated… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Administration of estradiol to gonadectomized female, but not male rats, is associated with increased activity of choline… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
We have examined the choline acetyltransferase [CAT] activity in autopsy samples of frontal and temporal lobe cortex from 47… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
There is a large-amplitude circadian rhythm of indoleamine metabolism in the retina-pigment epithelium of the chicken. N… (More)
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
The visual pathway and central neural structures involved in the photic and endogenous regulation of the activity of pineal N… (More)
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