IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: oxalate—CoA ligase

Reaction: ATP + oxalate + CoA = AMP + diphosphate + oxalyl-CoA

Other name(s): oxalyl-CoA synthetase; oxalyl coenzyme A synthetase

Systematic name: oxalate:CoA ligase (AMP-forming)

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 37318-57-3


1. Giovanelli, J. Oxalyl-coenzyme A synthetase from pea seeds. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 118 (1966) 124-143. [PMID: 4288975]

[EC created 1972]

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