UniProt functional annotation for P56839

UniProt code: P56839.

Organism: Mytilus edulis (Blue mussel).
Taxonomy: Eukaryota; Metazoa; Lophotrochozoa; Mollusca; Bivalvia; Pteriomorphia; Mytiloida; Mytiloidea; Mytilidae; Mytilinae; Mytilus.
 
Function: Formation of a carbon-phosphorus bond by converting phosphoenolpyruvate (PEP) to phosphonopyruvate (P-Pyr).
 
Catalytic activity: Phosphoenolpyruvate = 3-phosphonopyruvate.
Cofactor: Magnesium.
Pathway: Phosphorus metabolism; phosphonate biosynthesis.
Subunit: Homotetramer.
Similarity: Belongs to the isocitrate lyase/PEP mutase superfamily. PEP mutase family.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.