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Acox2  -  acyl-CoA oxidase 2, branched chain

Rattus norvegicus

Synonyms: 3-alpha,7-alpha,12-alpha-trihydroxy-5-beta-cholestanoyl-CoA 24-hydroxylase, 3-alpha,7-alpha,12-alpha-trihydroxy-5-beta-cholestanoyl-CoA oxidase, Peroxisomal acyl-coenzyme A oxidase 2, THCA-CoA oxidase, THCCox, ...
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  1. Peroxisomal beta-oxidation. Purification of four novel 3-hydroxyacyl-CoA dehydrogenases from rat liver peroxisomes. Novikov, D.K., Vanhove, G.F., Carchon, H., Asselberghs, S., Eyssen, H.J., Van Veldhoven, P.P., Mannaerts, G.P. J. Biol. Chem. (1994) [Pubmed]
  2. Substrate specificities of rat liver peroxisomal acyl-CoA oxidases: palmitoyl-CoA oxidase (inducible acyl-CoA oxidase), pristanoyl-CoA oxidase (non-inducible acyl-CoA oxidase), and trihydroxycoprostanoyl-CoA oxidase. Van Veldhoven, P.P., Vanhove, G., Assselberghs, S., Eyssen, H.J., Mannaerts, G.P. J. Biol. Chem. (1992) [Pubmed]
  3. Molecular cloning and further characterization of rat peroxisomal trihydroxycoprostanoyl-CoA oxidase. Baumgart, E., Vanhooren, J.C., Fransen, M., Van Leuven, F., Fahimi, H.D., Van Veldhoven, P.P., Mannaerts, G.P. Biochem. J. (1996) [Pubmed]
  4. Peroxisomal beta-oxidation of 2-methyl-branched acyl-CoA esters: stereospecific recognition of the 2S-methyl compounds by trihydroxycoprostanoyl-CoA oxidase and pristanoyl-CoA oxidase. Van Veldhoven, P.P., Croes, K., Asselberghs, S., Herdewijn, P., Mannaerts, G.P. FEBS Lett. (1996) [Pubmed]
  5. Identification and purification of a peroxisomal branched chain fatty acyl-CoA oxidase. Van Veldhoven, P.P., Vanhove, G., Vanhoutte, F., Dacremont, G., Parmentier, G., Eyssen, H.J., Mannaerts, G.P. J. Biol. Chem. (1991) [Pubmed]
  6. Configuration of the 3 alpha,7 alpha,12 alpha-trihydroxy-5 beta-cholest-24-enoic acid, an intermediate in the peroxisomal conversion of 3 alpha,7 alpha,12-trihydroxy-5 beta-cholestanoic acid to cholic acid in rat liver. Farrants, A.K., Andersen, G.I., Byström, S.E. Biochem. Int. (1992) [Pubmed]
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