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Pronunciation: as′ĕ-til-trans′fer-ās

Definition: Any enzyme transferring acetyl groups from one compound to another.

Synonym(s): transacetylase

See Also: acetyl-CoA acetyltransferase, choline acetyltransferase, dihydrolipoamide S-acetyltransferase

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