Reaction: feruloyl-CoA + galactarate = CoA + O-feruloylgalactarate
Other name(s): galacturate hydroxycinnamoyltransferase
Systematic name: feruloyl-CoA:galactarate O-(hydroxycinnamoyl)transferase
Comments: Sinapoyl-CoA and 4-coumaroyl-CoA can also act as donors.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 112956-50-0
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