EC 4.1.1.50 - Adenosylmethionine decarboxylase

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EC 4.1.1.50

Names

Accepted name:
adenosylmethionine decarboxylase
Other names:
S-adenosyl-L-methionine decarboxylase
S-adenosylmethionine decarboxylase
S-adenosyl-L-methionine carboxy-lyase
S-adenosyl-L-methionine carboxy-lyase [(5-deoxy-5-adenosyl)(3-aminopropyl)methylsulfonium-salt-forming]
Systematic name:
S-adenosyl-L-methionine carboxy-lyase [S-adenosyl 3-(methylthio)propylamine-forming]

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

The Escherichia coli enzyme contains a pyruvoyl group.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC01038
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0004014
CAS Registry Number: 9036-20-8
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (261) [show] [UniProt]

References

  1. Anton, D.A.and Kutny, R.
    Escherichia coli S-adenosylmethionine decarboxylase. Subunit structure, reductive amination, and NH2-terminal sequences.
    J. Biol. Chem. 262: 2817-2822 (1987). [PMID: 3546296]
  2. Tabor, C.W.
    Adenosylmethionine decarboxylase.
    Methods Enzymol. 5: 756-760 (1962).

[EC 4.1.1.50 created 1972]