EC 2.5.1.52 - L-mimosine synthase

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EC 2.5.1.52

Names

Accepted name:
L-mimosine synthase
Other names:
O3-acetyl-L-serine acetate-lyase (adding 3,4-dihydroxypyridin-1-yl)
3-O-acetyl-L-serine:3,4-dihydroxypyridine 1-(2-amino-2-carboxyethyl)transferase
O3-acetyl-L-serine:3,4-dihydroxypyridine 1-(2-amino-2-carboxyethyl)transferase
Systematic name:
O-acetyl-L-serine:3,4-dihydroxypyridine 1-(2-amino-2-carboxyethyl)transferase

Reaction

Comments:

Brings about the biosynthesis of L-mimosine in Mimosa and Leucaena sp. Not identical with EC 2.5.1.51, β-pyrazolylalanine synthase.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050461
CAS Registry Number: 93229-75-5
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Murakoshi, I., Ikegami, F., Hinuma, Y. and Hanma, Y.
    Purification and characterization of L-mimosine synthase from Leucaena leucocephala.
    Phytochemistry 23: 1905-1908 (1984).

[EC 2.5.1.52 created 1989 as EC 4.2.99.15, transferred 2002 to EC 2.5.1.52]