Therapeutic Targets Database
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TTD Target ID: TTDR00291

Target Information
NameBeta-ketoacyl-ACP synthase I    
Type of targetResearch target    
Synonyms3-oxoacyl-[acyl-carrier-protein] synthase I    
Condensing enzyme FabB    
KAS I    
DiseaseBacterial infections
[ICD9: 001-009, 010-018, 020-027, 030-041, 080-088, 090-099, 100-104   ICD10: A00-A09, A15-A19, A20-A28, A30-A49, A65-A69, A70-A74, A75-A79]
EC NumberEC
UniProt IDP14926
PDB Structure1DD8; 1EK4; 1F91; 1FJ4; 1FJ8; 1G5X; 1H4F; 2AQ7.    
FunctionCatalyzes the condensation reaction of fatty acid synthesis by the addition to an acyl acceptor of two carbons from malonyl-acp. Specific for elongation from c-10 to unsaturated c-16 and c-18 fatty acids.    
Cross References 3D Structure
Related Literature
On-Line Medical Dictionary
Ref 1Lipid biosynthesis as a target for antibacterial agents. Prog Lipid Res. 2001 Nov;40(6):467-97. To Reference


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