EC 1.13.12.2 - Lysine 2-monooxygenase

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EC 1.13.12.2

Names

Accepted name:
lysine 2-monooxygenase
Other names:
L-lysine-2-monooxygenase
lysine monooxygenase
lysine oxygenase
Systematic name:
L-lysine:oxygen 2-oxidoreductase (decarboxylating)

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

A flavoprotein (FAD). Also acts on other diamino acids.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050067
CAS Registry Number: 9031-22-5

References

  1. Nakazawa, T., Hori, K. and Hayaishi, O.
    Studies on monooxygenases. V. Manifestation of amino acid oxidase activity by L-lysine monooxygenase.
    J. Biol. Chem. 247: 3439-3444 (1972). [PMID: 4624115]
  2. Takeda, H. and Hayaishi, O.
    Crystalline L-lysine oxygenase.
    J. Biol. Chem. 241: 2733-2736 (1966). [PMID: 5911646]
  3. Takeda, H., Yamamoto, S., Kojima, Y. and Hayaishi, O.
    Studies on monooxygenases. I. General properties of crystalline L-lysine monooxygenase.
    J. Biol. Chem. 244: 2935-2941 (1969). [PMID: 5772467]

[EC 1.13.12.2 created 1972]