Family

Cystathionine beta-lyase, eukaryotic (IPR006238)

Short name: Cys_b_lyase_euk

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships

Description

This group of sequences represent cystathionine beta-lyase (alternate name: beta-cystathionase), one of several pyridoxal-dependent enzymes of cysteine, methionine, and homocysteine metabolism. This enzyme is involved in the biosynthesis of Met from Cys.

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0071266 'de novo' L-methionine biosynthetic process

Molecular Function

GO:0004121 cystathionine beta-lyase activity

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

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