EC 2.5.1.97 - Pseudaminic acid synthase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 2.5.1.97

Names

Accepted name:
pseudaminic acid synthase
Other names:
PseI
NeuB3
Systematic name:
phosphoenolpyruvate:2,4-bis(acetylamino)-2,4,6-trideoxy-β-L-altropyranose transferase (phosphate-hydrolysing, 2,7-acetylamino-transfering, 2-carboxy-2-oxoethyl-forming)

Reaction

Comments:

The enzyme requires a divalent metal ion, the highest activity values are observed in the presence of Mn2+ and CO2+ (10 mM).

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. Chou, W. K., Dick, S., Wakarchuk, W. W., Tanner, M. E.
    Identification and characterization of NeuB3 from Campylobacter jejuni as a pseudaminic acid synthase.
    J. Biol. Chem. 280: 35922-35928 (2005). [PMID: 16120604]

[EC 2.5.1.97 created 2011]