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Medical Term:

thioethanolamine acetyltransferase

Pronunciation: thi'o-eth'a-nol'a-men a-se'til-trans'fer-as

Definition: An enzyme transferring acetyl from acetyl-CoA to the sulfur atom of thioethanolamine, thus producing coenzyme A and S-acetylthioethanolamine.

Synonym(s): thiotransacetylase B

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