|PDB structures||RCSB PDB PDBe PDBsum|
|Gene Ontology||AmiGO / QuickGO|
- acetyl-CoA + D-glucosamine CoA + N-acetyl-D-glucosamine
This enzyme belongs to the family of transferases, specifically those acyltransferases transferring groups other than aminoacyl groups. The systematic name of this enzyme class is acetyl-CoA:D-glucosamine N-acetyltransferase. Other names in common use include glucosamine acetylase, and glucosamine acetyltransferase. This enzyme participates in aminosugars metabolism.
- CHOU TC, SOODAK M (1952). "The acetylation of d-glucosamine by pigeon liver extracts". J. Biol. Chem. 196 (1): 105–9. PMID 12980946.