EC - Diaminopimelate dehydrogenase

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Accepted name:
diaminopimelate dehydrogenase
Other names:
meso-α,ε-diaminopimelate dehydrogenase
meso-diaminopimelate dehydrogenase
meso-diaminopimelate D-dehydrogenase
Systematic name:
meso-2,6-diaminoheptanedioate:NADP+ oxidoreductase (deaminating)


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Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047850
CAS Registry Number: 60894-21-5


  1. Misono, H., Togawa, H., Yamamoto, T. and Soda, K.
    Occurrence of meso-α,ε-diaminopimelate dehydrogenase in Bacillus sphaericus.
    Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 72: 89-93 (1976). [PMID: 10904]
  2. Misono, H., Togawa, H., Yamamoto, T. and Soda, K.
    meso-α,ε-Diaminopimelate D-dehydrogenase: distribution and the reaction product.
    J. Bacteriol. 137: 22-27 (1979). [PMID: 762012]

[EC created 1981]