IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: hydrogen-sulfide S-acetyltransferase

Reaction: acetyl-CoA + hydrogen sulfide = CoA + thioacetate

Other name(s): hydrogen-sulfide acetyltransferase

Systematic name: acetyl-CoA:hydrogen-sulfide S-acetyltransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9029-92-9


1. Brady, R.O. and Stadtman, E.R. Enzymatic thioltransacetylation. J. Biol. Chem. 211 (1954) 621-629.

[EC created 1961]

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