ACOX

An enzyme that catalyzes the first and rate-determining steps of peroxisomal beta-oxidation of fatty acids. It acts on COENZYME A derivatives of fatty acids with chain lengths from 8 to 18, using FLAVIN-ADENINE DINUCLEOTIDE as a cofactor. (mesh:D042962)

Cross-references

Synonyms

Synonym Reference Specificity
acyl-CoA oxidases Exact
Acyl-CoA Oxidase Exact

Incoming Relations

Identifier Name Relation
HGNC:121 ACOX3 isa
HGNC:120 ACOX2 isa
HGNC:119 ACOX1 isa
HGNC:25621 ACOXL isa

Outgoing Relations

None available.