Acyl CoA Cholesterol Acyltransferase
Cholesterol Esterifying Enzyme
Enzyme, Cholesterol Esterifying
Esterifying Enzyme, Cholesterol
Sterol O Acyltransferase
An enzyme that catalyzes the formation of cholesterol esters by the direct transfer of the fatty acid group from a fatty acyl CoA derivative. This enzyme has been found in the adrenal gland, gonads, liver, intestinal mucosa, and aorta of many mammalian species. EC 188.8.131.52.