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Palmitoyl-CoA Hydrolase MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Palmitoyl-CoA Hydrolase
Tree Number(s)
D08.811.277.352.897.700
Unique ID
D010170
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010170
Scope Note
Enzyme catalyzing reversibly the hydrolysis of palmitoyl-CoA or other long-chain acyl coenzyme A compounds to yield CoA and palmitate or other acyl esters. The enzyme is involved in the esterification of fatty acids to form triglycerides. EC 3.1.2.2.
Entry Term(s)
Acyl CoA Hydrolase
Fatty Acyl Thioesterase
Long-Chain Fatty-Acyl-CoA Hydrolase
Oleoyl-CoA Acylhydrolase
Palmitoyl CoA Deacylase
Palmitoyl Coenzyme A Hydrolase
Palmitoyl Thioesterase
Stearoyl CoA Hydrolase
Thioesterase I
Registry Number
EC 3.1.2.2
CAS Type 1 Name
Palmitoyl-CoA hydrolase
Previous Indexing
Thiolester Hydrolases (1973-1977)
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under THIOLESTER HYDROLASES 1978-90
History Note
91(78); was see under THIOLESTER HYDROLASES 1978-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1977/05/17
Revision Date
2003/07/09
Palmitoyl-CoA Hydrolase Preferred
Acyl CoA Hydrolase Broader
Thioesterase I Narrower
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