Reaction: acetyl-CoA + (E)-glutaconate = acetate + glutaconyl-1-CoA
For reaction pathway click here.
Systematic name: acetyl-CoA:(E)-glutaconate CoA-transferase
Comments: Glutarate, (R)-2-hydroxyglutarate, propenoate and propanoate, but not (Z)-glutaconate, can also act as acceptors.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EAWAG-BBD, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 79078-99-2
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