EC 1.5.99.5 - Methylglutamate dehydrogenase

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EC 1.5.99.5

Names

Accepted name:
methylglutamate dehydrogenase
Other names:
N-methylglutamate dehydrogenase
N-methyl-L-glutamate:(acceptor) oxidoreductase (demethylating)
Systematic name:
N-methyl-L-glutamate:acceptor oxidoreductase (demethylating)

Reaction

Comments:

A number of N-methyl-substituted amino acids can act as donor; 2,6-dichloroindophenol is the best acceptor.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050099
CAS Registry Number: 37217-26-8

References

  1. Hersh, L.B., Stark, M.J., Worthen, S. and Fiero, M.K.
    N-Methylglutamate dehydrogenase: kinetic studies on the solubilized enzyme.
    Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 150: 219-226 (1972). [PMID: 5028076]

[EC 1.5.99.5 created 1976]