Reactome: A Curated Pathway Database

Isomerization of (2R)-pristanoyl-CoA to (2S)-pristanoyl-CoA

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-389897
Type
Reaction
Species
Homo sapiens
Compartment
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Summation

Peroxisomal 2-methylacyl-CoA racemase (AMACR) catalyzes the isomerization of (2R)-pristanoyl-CoA to form (2S)-pristanoyl-CoA. The active form of the enzyme is a monomer (Schmitz et al. 1995; Amery et al. 2000; Ferdinandusse et al. 2000).

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This entity is regulated by:
Title Physical Entity Activity
alpha-methylacyl-CoA racemase activity of AMACR [peroxisomal matrix] AMACR [peroxisomal matrix] alpha-methylacyl-CoA racemase activity (0008111)
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