EC 2.5.1.105 - 7,8-dihydropterin-6-yl-methyl-4-(β-D-ribofuranosyl)aminobenzene 5'-phosphate synthase

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EC 2.5.1.105

Names

Accepted name:
7,8-dihydropterin-6-yl-methyl-4-(β-D-ribofuranosyl)aminobenzene 5'-phosphate synthase
Other names:
MJ0301 (gene name)
dihydropteroate synthase [ambiguous]
Systematic name:
(7,8-dihydropterin-6-yl)methyl diphosphate:4-(β-D-ribofuranosyl)aniline 5'-phosphate 6-hydroxymethyl-7,8-dihydropterintransferase

Reaction

Comments:

The enzyme, which has been studied in the archaeon Methanocaldococcus jannaschii, is involved in the biosynthesis of tetrahydromethanopterin. Formerly EC 2.5.1.n6.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0102041 , GO:0102638
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Xu, H., Aurora, R., Rose, G. D., White, R. H.
    Identifying two ancient enzymes in Archaea using predicted secondary structure alignment.
    Nat. Struct. Biol. 6 : 750-754 (1999). [PMID: 10426953]

[EC 2.5.1.105 created 2013]