Carnitine O-palmitoyltransferase

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Carnitine O-palmitoyltransferase (or Carnitine palmitoyltransferase) is a mitochondrial transferase enzyme (EC 2.3.1.21) involved in the metabolism of palmitoylcarnitine into palmitoyl-CoA.

Molecules

Pathway

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Human forms of CPT

There are four different forms of CPT in humans:

See also

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