acetyl-CoA + H2O + oxaloacetate => citrate + CoA

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R-GGA-373006
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Reaction [transition]
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Gallus gallus
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Mitochondrial citrate synthase catalyzes the reaction of acetyl-CoA, H2O, and oxaloacetate to form citrate and CoA. The active enzyme is a homodimer (Liao et al. 1991).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
2043641 Crystal structure of an open conformation of citrate synthase from chicken heart at 2.8-A resolution

Liao, DI, Karpusas, M, Remington, SJ

Biochemistry 1991
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citrate (Si)-synthase activity of citrate synthase dimer [mitochondrial matrix]
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