Table 2.

Relative abilities of three class II HMG-CoA reductases to use NADP(H) and NAD(H)

Source of HMG-CoA reductasekcat(NADPH)/kcat(NADH)fora:Reference
Reaction 1Reaction 4
S. aureus 2525This study
A. fulgidus 0.50.05 23
P. mevalonii 4.4 × 10−4 14
  • a kcat, turnover number.