Reaction: acetyl-CoA + D-glucosamine = CoA + N-acetyl-D-glucosamine
Other name(s): glucosamine acetylase; glucosamine acetyltransferase
Systematic name: acetyl-CoA:D-glucosamine N-acetyltransferase
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9032-94-4
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