acetyl coenzyme A synthetase

acetyl coenzyme A synthetase

An enzyme which catalyses the reaction: ATP + acetate + CoA  AMP + pyrophosphate + acetyl-CoA, in which acetate enters metabolic pathways and forms acetyl-CoA.
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Data reported earlier indicates that the mechanism of action of the molecule is likely to include induction of host cell autophagy and inhibition of fungal acetyl coenzyme A synthetase.