EC 2.6.1.18 - β-alanine—pyruvate transaminase

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EC 2.6.1.18

Names

Accepted name:
β-alanine—pyruvate transaminase
Other names:
β-alanine—α-alanine transaminase
β-alanine—pyruvate aminotransferase
Systematic name:
L-alanine:3-oxopropanoate aminotransferase

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

A pyridoxal-phosphate protein.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , NIST 74 , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0016223
CAS Registry Number: 9030-47-1
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Hayaishi, O., Nishizuka, Y., Tatibana, M., Takeshita, M. and Kuno, S.
    Enzymatic studies on the metabolism of β-alanine.
    J. Biol. Chem. 236: 781-790 (1961).
  2. Stinson, R.A. and Spencer, M.S.
    β-Aalanine aminotransferase(s) from a plant source.
    Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 34: 120-127 (1969). [PMID: 5762452]

[EC 2.6.1.18 created 1965]