EC 4.3.1.2 - Methylaspartate ammonia-lyase

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EC 4.3.1.2

Names

Accepted name:
methylaspartate ammonia-lyase
Other names:
3-methylaspartase
β-methylaspartase
L-threo-3-methylaspartate ammonia-lyase
Systematic name:
L-threo-3-methylaspartate ammonia-lyase (mesaconate-forming)

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

A cobalamin protein.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , NIST 74 , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050096
CAS Registry Number: 9033-26-5
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Barker, H.A., Smyth, R.O., Wawszkiewicz, E.J., Lee, M.N. and Wilson, R.M.
    Enzymic preparation and characterization of an α-L-β-methylaspartic acid.
    Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 78: 468-476 (1958). [PMID: 13618029]
  2. Bright, H.J. and Ingraham, L.L.
    The preparation of crystalline β-methylaspartase.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 44: 586-588 (1960).

[EC 4.3.1.2 created 1961]