aspartate carbamoyltransferase

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as·par·tate car·bam·o·yl·trans·fer·ase

an enzyme catalyzing formation of ureidosuccinate (N-carbamoyl-l-aspartate) and orthophosphate by the transfer of a carbamoyl moiety from carbamoylphosphate to the amino group of l-aspartate; participates in pyrimidine biosynthesis.