SCOT2_HUMAN Protein

Name Succinyl-CoA:3-ketoacid coenzyme A transferase 2, mitochondrial
Description Key enzyme for ketone body catabolism. Transfers the CoA moiety from succinate to acetoacetate. Formation of the enzyme-CoA intermediate proceeds via an unstable anhydride species formed between the carboxylate groups of the enzyme and substrate (By similarity).
UniProt ID Q9BYC2
Gene OXCT2