Lokesha, Belur R and Rao, Akkineni Madhava and Murthy, Satrasala Krishna (1977) Specific requirement of lysophosphatidylcholine for palmitoyl-CoA synthetase of chicken intestine. In: Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Lipids and Lipid Metabolism, 486 (2). pp. 341-350.
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The presence of palmitoyl-CoA synthetase (EC 18.104.22.168) in the brush borderfree particulate fraction of chicken intestinal mucosa is demonstrated. The enzyme was dependent on the simultaneous presence of lysophosphatidylcholine and Triton X-100 as well as ATP, CoA and Mg2+ for maximal activity. Lysophosphatidylcholine could not be replaced by other lipids. Enzyme preparations solubilized by Triton X-100 or lysophosphatidylcholine were still dependent on the presence of detergents for maximal activity.
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|Department/Centre:||Division of Biological Sciences > Biochemistry|
|Date Deposited:||21 Jan 2010 06:51|
|Last Modified:||19 Sep 2010 05:50|
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