transacylase

transacylase

/trans·ac·y·lase/ (trans-a´sĭ-lās) an enzyme that catalyzes transacylation.

ac·yl·trans·fer·ase

(as'il-trans'fĕr-ās)
[EC class 2.3] An enzyme catalyzing the transfer of an acyl group from an acyl-CoA to any of various acceptors.
Synonym(s): transacylase.

transacylase

an enzyme that catalyzes the transfer of acyl groups.
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Identification, cloning, expression, and purification of three novel human calcium-independent phospholipase A(2) family members possessing triacylglycerol lipase and acylglycerol transacylase activities.
Patent #6,287,835 "Transacylases of the paclitaxel biosynthetic pathway," protects the use of certain transacylase genes to improve or produce paclitaxel and intermediates of the paclitaxel pathway such as baccatin.
Patent 6,287,835 "Transacylases of the paclitaxel biosynthetic pathway," protects the use of certain transacylase genes to improve or produce paclitaxel and intermediates of the paclitaxel pathway such as baccatin.