Definitions of A Hydratase, trans 2 Enoyl Coenzyme

  1. An enzyme that catalyzes reversibly the hydration of unsaturated fatty acyl- CoA to yield beta- hydroxyacyl- CoA. It plays a role in the oxidation of fatty acids and in mitochondrial fatty acid synthesis, has broad specificity, and is most active with crotonyl- CoA. EC 4. 2. 1. 17.