HMM Summary Page: TIGR02946

Functionacyltransferase, WS/DGAT/MGAT
Trusted Cutoff309.95
Domain Trusted Cutoff309.95
Noise Cutoff161.30
Domain Noise Cutoff161.30
Isology Typesubfamily
EC Number2.3.1.-
HMM Length453
Mainrole CategoryUnknown function
Subrole CategoryEnzymes of unknown specificity
Gene Ontology TermGO:0008415: acyltransferase activity molecular_function
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateMay 30 2006 11:40AM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis bacteria-specific protein family includes a characterized, homodimeric, broad specificity acyltransferase from Acinetobacter sp. strain ADP1, active as wax ester synthase, as acyl coenzyme A:diacylglycerol acyltransferase, and as acyl-CoA:monoacylglycerol acyltransferase.
ReferencesRN [1] RM PMID: 15687201 RT The wax ester synthase/acyl coenzyme A:diacylglycerol acyltransferase from Acinetobacter sp. strain ADP1: characterization of a novel type of acyltransferase. RA Stoveken T, Kalscheuer R, Malkus U, Reichelt R, Steinbuchel A RL J Bacteriol. 2005 Feb;187(4):1369-76.