EC 4.2.1.32 - L(+)-tartrate dehydratase

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EC 4.2.1.32

Names

Accepted name:
L(+)-tartrate dehydratase
Other names:
L-(+)-tartaric acid dehydratase
L-tartrate dehydratase
tartaric acid dehydrase
tartrate dehydratase
(R,R)-tartrate hydro-lyase
Systematic name:
(R,R)-tartrate hydro-lyase (oxaloacetate-forming)

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

The enzyme exists in an inactive low-molecular-mass form, which is converted into active enzyme in the presence of Fe2+ and thiol. Cf. EC 4.2.1.81 D(-)-tartrate dehydratase.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0008730
CAS Registry Number: 9014-40-8
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (18) [show] [UniProt]

References

  1. Hurlbert, R.E. and Jakoby, W.B.
    Tartaric acid metabolism. I. Subunits of L(+)-tartaric acid dehydrase.
    J. Biol. Chem. 240: 2772-2777 (1965). [PMID: 14342293]

[EC 4.2.1.32 created 1972, modified 1986]