Kinetics of acetyl-CoA synthetase-I. Mode of addition of substrates

William W. Farrar, Kent M. Plowman

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The initial velocity, product inhibition, and isotopic exchange data show that the substrates of bovine heart mitochondrial acetyl-CoA synthetase add to the enzyme in an ordered fashion, with MgATP adding first followed by the addition of acetate, then the release of MgPPi immediately before the addition of CoA.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)537-542
Number of pages6
JournalInternational Journal of Biochemistry
Issue number8
StatePublished - Aug 1975
Externally publishedYes

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  • Biochemistry


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