EC 3.5.1.6 - β-ureidopropionase

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EC 3.5.1.6

Names

Accepted name:
β-ureidopropionase
Systematic name:
N-carbamoyl-β-alanine amidohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

The animal enzyme also acts on β-ureidoisobutyrate.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC50263
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0003837
CAS Registry Number: 9027-27-4
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Campbell, L.L.
    Reductive degradation of pyrimidines. 5. Enzymatic conversion of N-carbamyl-β-alanine to β-alanine, carbon dioxide, and ammonia.
    J. Biol. Chem. 235: 2375-2378 (1960). [PMID: 13849303]
  2. Caravaca, J. and Grisolia, S.
    Enzymatic decarbamylation of carbamyl β-alanine and carbamyl β-aminoisobutyric acid.
    J. Biol. Chem. 231: 357-365 (1958). [PMID: 13538975]
  3. Traut, T.W. and Loechel, S.
    Pyrimidine catabolism: individual characterization of the three sequential enzymes with a new assay.
    Biochemistry 23: 2533-2539 (1984). [PMID: 6433973]

[EC 3.5.1.6 created 1961]