UniProt ID: A3QK15
FUNCTION: Activates acetoacetate to acetoacetyl-CoA. {ECO:0000250}.
CATALYTIC ACTIVITY: Reaction=acetoacetate + ATP + CoA = acetoacetyl-CoA + AMP + diphosphate; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:16117, ChEBI:CHEBI:13705, ChEBI:CHEBI:30616, ChEBI:CHEBI:33019, ChEBI:CHEBI:57286, ChEBI:CHEBI:57287, ChEBI:CHEBI:456215; EC=6.2.1.16;
SUBCELLULAR LOCATION: Cytoplasm, cytosol {ECO:0000250}.
SIMILARITY: Belongs to the ATP-dependent AMP-binding enzyme family. {ECO:0000305}.
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