EC 4.1.1.7 - Benzoylformate decarboxylase

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EC 4.1.1.7

Names

Accepted name:
benzoylformate decarboxylase
Other names:
phenylglyoxylate decarboxylase
benzoylformate carboxy-lyase
Systematic name:
benzoylformate carboxy-lyase (benzaldehyde-forming)

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

A thiamine-diphosphate protein.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00166
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050695
CAS Registry Number: 9025-00-7
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Gunsalus, C.F., Stanier, R.Y. and Gunsalus, I.C.
    The enzymatic conversion of mandelic acid to benzoic acid. III. Fractionation and properties of the souble enzymes.
    J. Bacteriol. 66: 548-553 (1953).

[EC 4.1.1.7 created 1961]