Family

2-isopropylmalate synthase (IPR005668)

Short name: IPM_Synthase

Family relationships

None.

Description

Alpha-isopropylmalate synthase (EC:2.3.3.13) catalyses the first step in the biosynthesis of leucine, the condensation of acetyl-CoA and alpha- ketoisovalerate to form 2-isopropylmalate synthase.

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0009098 leucine biosynthetic process

Molecular Function

GO:0003852 2-isopropylmalate synthase activity

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
TIGRFAMs
HAMAP