butyrate-CoA ligase activity

Known as: fatty acid thiokinase (medium chain) activity, medium chain acyl-CoA synthetase activity, fatty acid activating enzyme 
Catalysis of the reaction: ATP + an acid + CoA = AMP + diphosphate + an acyl-CoA. [EC:6.2.1.2, MetaCyc:BUTYRATE--COA-LIGASE-RXN]
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1970-2017
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2017
2017
Triacylglycerol is a universal storage molecule for metabolic energy in living organisms. However, Dictyostelium amoebae, that… (More)
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2015
2015
Increases in fatty acid metabolism have been demonstrated to promote the growth and survival of a variety of cancers, including… (More)
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2014
2014
In Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris (Xcc), the proteins encoded by the rpf (regulator of pathogenicity factor) gene cluster… (More)
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2003
2003
The concentration of enzymes required for fatty acid synthesis was considerably less in extracts prepared from human omental… (More)
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1994
1994
Alkylthioacrylic acids are activated by the long-chain acyl-CoA synthetase in mitochondria and microsomes from rat liver, heart… (More)
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1993
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1993
 
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1985
1985
Liver mitochondria from octanoate-treated rabbits showed an impaired ability to synthesize citrulline. Two methods were used to… (More)
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