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Pronunciation: mal′ō-nil-tranz′fĕr-ās

Definition: An enzyme that transfers malonyl group from malonyl-CoA to ACP and releases free CoA, a key step in fatty acid synthesis.

Synonym(s): malonyl transacylase

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