enoyl-ACP reductase

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en·o·yl-ACP re·duc·tase

(ēn'ō-il rē-dŭk'tās),
An enzyme that catalyzes hydrogenation of acyl-ACP (where ACP is acyl-carrier protein) complexes to 2,3-dehydroacyl-ACPs, with NAD+ as hydrogen acceptor; important in fatty acid metabolism.
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At bactericidal concentrations, triclosan appears to act upon multiple cell membrane and cytoplasmic targets, while at lower concentrations, triclosan affects specific targets such as the enoyl-acyl carrier protein reductase (ENR) enzyme (Yazdankhah et al.
Identification and characterization of inhibitors of bacterial enoyl-acyl carrier protein reductase.
Triclosan is known to act on enoyl-acyl carrier protein reductase, called Fab 1.