Adenylosuccinate lyase (IPR004769)

Short name: Pur_lyase

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships


This family consists of adenylosuccinate lyase, the enzyme that catalyzes step 8 in the purine biosynthesis pathway for de novo synthesis of IMP, and also the final reaction in the two-step sequence from IMP to AMP [PMID: 1729205].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0009152 purine ribonucleotide biosynthetic process

Molecular Function

GO:0004018 N6-(1,2-dicarboxyethyl)AMP AMP-lyase (fumarate-forming) activity

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

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