Medical Definition of Crotonase

1. An enzyme that catalyses reversibly the hydration of unsaturated fatty acyl-CoA to yield beta-hydroxyacyl-CoA. It plays a role in the oxidation of fatty acids and in mitochondrial fatty acid synthesis, has broad specificity, and is most active with crotonyl-CoA. Chemical name: (3S)-3-Hydroxyacyl-CoA hydro-lyase Registry number: EC 4.2.1.17 (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Crotonase

crotcheting
crotchets
crotchety
crotchfruit
crotchfruits
crotchless
crotchling
crotchlings
croton
croton oil
croton oils
crotonaldehyde
crotonaldehydes
crotonamide
crotonamides
crotonase (current term)
crotonate
crotonates
crotonbug
crotonbugs
crotonic
crotonic acid
crotonic acids
crotonine
crotonobetaine reductase
crotons
crotonyl
crotonyl-ACP reductase
crotonylation
crotonylene

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