Term Information [More information on malate synthase activity]

Accession
GO:0004474
Name
malate synthase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
L-malate glyoxylate-lyase (CoA-acetylating) activity, acetyl-CoA:glyoxylate C-acetyltransferase (thioester-hydrolysing, carboxymethyl-forming), glyoxylate transacetase activity, glyoxylate transacetylase activity, glyoxylic transacetase activity, malate synthetase activity, malic synthetase activity, malate condensing enzyme activity, malic-condensing enzyme activity
Definition
Catalysis of the reaction: acetyl-CoA + glyoxylate + H(2)O = (S)-malate + CoA + H(+). Source: EC:2.3.3.9, RHEA:18184
Comment
Note that this function was formerly EC:4.1.3.2.
History
See term history for GO:0004474 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of malate synthase activity (GO:0004474)
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malate synthase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
malate synthase activity [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
malate synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
malate synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
malate synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity (GO:0016740)
malate synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity, transferring acyl groups (GO:0016746)
malate synthase activity [is_a relation] is_a  transferase activity, transferring acyl groups, acyl groups converted into alkyl on transfer (GO:0046912)

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EC
2.3.3.9
KEGG
R00472
MetaCyc
MALSYN-RXN
RHEA
18184