Dihydrolipoamide S-acetyltransferase | definition of dihydrolipoamide S-acetyltransferase by Medical dictionary
di·hy·dro·lip·o·am·ide S-a·ce·tyl·trans·fer·ase (dī-hī'drō-lip-ō-am'id a-sē'til-trans'fĕr-ās),
An enzyme that catalyzes the transfer of an acetyl group from S6-acetyldihydrolipoamide to coenzyme A; a part of many enzyme complexes (for example, pyruvate dehydrogenase complex).
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The complex consists of three enzymes: pyruvate dehydrogenase (lipoamide) alpha 1 (PDHA1), dihydrolipoamide S-acetyltransferase
(DLAT), and dihydrolipoamide dehydrogenase (DLD).