Table 1 E. coli proteins involved in FA biosynthesis and their abbreviations
GeneProtein nameAbbreviation
acpPAcyl carrier proteinACP
acpSACP synthaseACPS
accABCDAcetyl-CoA carboxylaseACC
fabDMalonyl-CoA–ACP transacylaseFabD
fabHβ-Oxoacyl synthase IIIFabH
fabBβ-Oxoacyl synthase IFabB
fabFβ-Oxoacyl synthase IIFabF
fabGβ-Oxoacyl reductaseFabG
fabAβ-Hydroxydecanoyl dehydrataseFabA
fabZβ-Hydroxyacyl dehydrataseFabZ
fabIEnoyl reductaseFabI