EC 2.1.1.334 - Methanethiol S-methyltransferase

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EC 2.1.1.334

Names

Accepted name:
methanethiol S-methyltransferase
Other name:
mddA (gene name)
Systematic name:
S-adenosyl-L-methionine:methanethiol S-methyltransferase

Reaction

Comments:

The enzyme, found in many bacterial taxa, is involved in a pathway that converts L-methionine to dimethyl sulfide.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Carrion, O., Curson, A. R., Kumaresan, D., Fu, Y., Lang, A. S., Mercade, E., Todd, J. D.
    A novel pathway producing dimethylsulphide in bacteria is widespread in soil environments.
    Nat Commun 6: 6579 (2015). [PMID: 25807229]

[EC 2.1.1.334 created 2016]