3-oxoacyl-ACP reductase

A part of the fatty acid synthase complex; an enzyme reversibly reacting 3-oxoacyl-ACP (ACP = acyl carrier protein) with NADPH to form d-3-hydroxyacyl-ACP and NADP+. SYN: β-ketoacyl-ACP reductase.

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