Term Information [More information on cholesterol O-acyltransferase activity]

Accession
GO:0034736
Name
cholesterol O-acyltransferase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
acyl coenzyme A-cholesterol-O-acyltransferase activity, acyl-CoA:cholesterol O-acyltransferase activity, acyl-CoA:cholesterol acyltransferase activity, acylcoenzyme A:cholesterol O-acyltransferase activity, cholesterol ester synthetase activity, cholesteryl ester synthetase activity, ACAT activity, cholesterol acyltransferase activity
Definition
Catalysis of the reaction: acyl-CoA + cholesterol = a cholesterol ester + CoA. Source: EC:2.3.1.26, RHEA:17732
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0034736 at QuickGO
Subset
None
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Ancestors of cholesterol O-acyltransferase activity (GO:0034736)
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cholesterol O-acyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
cholesterol O-acyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
cholesterol O-acyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity (GO:0016740)
cholesterol O-acyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity, transferring acyl groups (GO:0016746)
cholesterol O-acyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity, transferring acyl groups other than amino-acyl groups (GO:0016747)
cholesterol O-acyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) O-acyltransferase activity (GO:0008374)
cholesterol O-acyltransferase activity [is_a relation] is_a  sterol O-acyltransferase activity (GO:0004772)

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EC
2.3.1.26
KEGG
R01461
MetaCyc
STEROL-O-ACYLTRANSFERASE-RXN
RHEA
17732