3-hydroxyacyl-CoA dehydrogenase

(redirected from beta-ketoreductase)

3-hy·drox·y·ac·yl-CoA de·hy·dro·gen·ase

(hī-drok'sē-as'il dē'hī-drō'jen-ā),
β-Hydroxyacyl dehydrogenase; an enzyme catalyzing the oxidation of an l-3-hydroxyacyl-CoA to a 3-ketoacyl-CoA with the concomitant reduction of NAD+; one of the enzymes of the β oxidation of fatty acids.