Term Information [More information on phosphatidylcholine-sterol O-acyltransferase activity]

Accession
GO:0004607
Name
phosphatidylcholine-sterol O-acyltransferase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
LCAT activity, lecithin--cholesterol acyltransferase activity, lecithin:cholesterol acyltransferase activity, phosphatidylcholine:sterol O-acyltransferase activity, phospholipid--cholesterol acyltransferase activity, LCAT (lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase)
Definition
Catalysis of the reaction: phosphatidylcholine + a sterol = a sterol ester + 1-acylglycerophosphocholine. Source: EC:2.3.1.43
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0004607 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of phosphatidylcholine-sterol O-acyltransferase activity (GO:0004607)
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phosphatidylcholine-sterol O-acyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
phosphatidylcholine-sterol O-acyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
phosphatidylcholine-sterol O-acyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity (GO:0016740)
phosphatidylcholine-sterol O-acyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity, transferring acyl groups (GO:0016746)
phosphatidylcholine-sterol O-acyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity, transferring acyl groups other than amino-acyl groups (GO:0016747)
phosphatidylcholine-sterol O-acyltransferase activity [is_a relation] is_a  O-acyltransferase activity (GO:0008374)
Children of phosphatidylcholine-sterol O-acyltransferase activity (GO:0004607)
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phosphatidylcholine-sterol O-acyltransferase activator activity (GO:0060228) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  phosphatidylcholine-sterol O-acyltransferase activity