EC 2.6.1.67 - 2-aminohexanoate transaminase

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EC 2.6.1.67

Names

Accepted name:
2-aminohexanoate transaminase
Other names:
leucine L-norleucine: 2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase
norleucine (leucine) aminotransferase
norleucine transaminase
norleucine aminotransferase
2-aminohexanoate aminotransferase
Systematic name:
L-2-aminohexanoate:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

A pyridoxal-phosphate protein. Also acts on L-leucine and, more slowly, on L-isoleucine, L-2-aminopentanoate and L-aspartate.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , DIAGRAM , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047537
CAS Registry Number: 111310-35-1

References

  1. Der Garabedian, P.A. and Vermeersch, J.J.
    Candida L-norleucine, leucine:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase. Purification and properties.
    Eur. J. Biochem. 167: 141-147 (1987). [PMID: 3622507]

[EC 2.6.1.67 created 1989]