EC 1.2.3.6 - Pyruvate oxidase (CoA-acetylating)

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 1.2.3.6

Names

Accepted name:
pyruvate oxidase (CoA-acetylating)
Systematic name:
pyruvate:oxygen 2-oxidoreductase (CoA-acetylating)

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

A flavoprotein (FAD). May be identical with EC 1.2.7.1 pyruvate synthase.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050244
CAS Registry Number: 62213-57-4

References

  1. Reeves, R.E., Warren, L.G., Susskind, B. and Lo, H.-S.
    An energy-conserving pyruvate-to-acetate pathway in Entamoeba histolytica. Pyruvate synthase and a new acetate thiokinase.
    J. Biol. Chem. 252 : 726-731 (1977). [PMID: 13076]
  2. Takeuchi, T., Weinbach, E.C. and Diamond, L.S.
    Pyruvate oxidase (CoA acetylating) in Entamoeba histolytica.
    Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 65 : 591-596 (1975). [PMID: 167776]

[EC 1.2.3.6 created 1976]