Exchange of palmitoylcarnitine and carnitine across the inner mitochondrial membrane

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R-HSA-200424
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Reaction [transition]
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Homo sapiens
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The carnitine-acylcarnitine transporter (SLC25A20 / CACT), embedded in the inner mitochondrial membrane, mediates the exchange of palmitoyl-carnitine (and other acylcarnitine esters) and carnitine across the inner mitochondrial membrane (Huizing et al., 1997).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
9399886 Cloning of the human carnitine-acylcarnitine carrier cDNA and identification of the molecular defect in a patient

Huizing, M, Iacobazzi, V, IJlst, L, Savelkoul, P, Ruitenbeek, W, van den Heuvel, L, Indiveri, C, Smeitink, J, Trijbels, F, Wanders, RJ, Palmieri, F

Am J Hum Genet 1997
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acyl carnitine transmembrane transporter activity of SLC25A20 [mitochondrial inner membrane]
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