AMACR

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AMACR

Alpha-Methylacyl coenzyme A racemase. An enzyme involved in beta-oxidation of branched-chain fatty acids, the gene for which is overexpressed in certain cancers, in particular prostate.

AMACR

alpha-Methylacyl-CoA racemase.
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