Acetyl-CoA acetyltransferase, mitochondrial


  • Accession: P24752
  • Swissprot: THIL_HUMAN
  • Organism: Homo sapiens
  • Gene: ACAT1
  • Target class: Enzyme

Drug Relations:

A drug that is used in the management of inflammatory bowel diseases. Its activity is generally considered to lie in its metabolic breakdown product, 5-aminosalicylic acid (see MESALAMINE) released in the colon. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p907) Bioactivity details MOA