EC Number: 18.104.22.168 (A member of the Lyases, Carbon-oxygen lyases, Hydro-lyases)
Enzyme Name: nitrile hydratase
Biological Species: Rhodococcus erythropolis (Bacteria)
Catalytic Chain UniprotKB Accession Codes:
Representative PDB Code: 2ahj - NITRILE HYDRATASE COMPLEXED WITH NITRIC OXIDE (Resolution = 1.70 Å).
Overall Comment: The enzyme is activated through a photochemical activation of water in which a bound NO is replaced with HO-.
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Metal Cofactors for M0057
Homologue information for M0057 (2ahj)
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