3-oxoacyl- reductase

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EC; an enzyme that catalyses the reduction by NADH of 3‐oxoacyl‐[acyl‐carrier protein] to (3R)‐3‐hydroxyacyl‐[acyl‐carrier protein] with formation of NAD+. This is one of the steps of fatty acid synthesis in plants. Compare fatty acid synthase complex.


Subjects: Chemistry.

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