Gene Symbol: KAT5
Description: peroxisomal 3-keto-acyl-CoA thiolase 2
Alias: 3-KETO-ACYL-COA THIOLASE, 3-KETO-ACYL-COENZYME A THIOLASE 5, K24G6.22, K24G6_22, PEROXISOMAL 3-KETO-ACYL-COA THIOLASE 2, PEROXISOMAL-3-KETO-ACYL-COA THIOLASE 1, PKT1, PKT2, peroxisomal 3-keto-acyl-CoA thiolase 2, peroxisomal 3-keto-acyl-CoA thiolase 2
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Pye V, Christensen C, Dyer J, Arent S, Henriksen A. Peroxisomal plant 3-ketoacyl-CoA thiolase structure and activity are regulated by a sensitive redox switch. J Biol Chem. 2010;285:24078-88 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest a model for this complex based on the bacterial system. ..
  2. Wiszniewski A, Bussell J, Long R, Smith S. Knockout of the two evolutionarily conserved peroxisomal 3-ketoacyl-CoA thiolases in Arabidopsis recapitulates the abnormal inflorescence meristem 1 phenotype. J Exp Bot. 2014;65:6723-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Three genes encode peroxisomal 3-ketoacyl-CoA thiolase (KAT) in Arabidopsis. KAT2 and KAT5 are present throughout angiosperms whereas KAT1 is a Brassicaceae-specific duplication of KAT2 expressed at low ..