EC - 3-dehydro-glucose-6-phosphate—glutamate transaminase

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Accepted name:
3-dehydro-glucose-6-phosphate—glutamate transaminase
Other names:
3-oxo-glucose-6-phosphate:glutamate aminotransferase
ntdA (gene name)
Systematic name:
kanosamine 6-phosphate:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase




A pyridoxal-phosphate protein. The enzyme, found in the bacterium Bacillus subtilis, is involved in a kanosamine biosynthesis pathway.

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


  1. van Straaten, K. E., Langill, D. M., Palmer, D. R., Sanders, D. A.
    Purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of NtdA, a putative pyridoxal phosphate-dependent aminotransferase from Bacillus subtilis.
    Acta Crystallogr. Sect. F Struct. Biol. Cryst. Commun. 65: 426-429 (2009). [PMID: 19342798]
  2. Vetter, N. D., Langill, D. M., Anjum, S., Boisvert-Martel, J., Jagdhane, R. C., Omene, E., Zheng, H., van Straaten, K. E., Asiamah, I., Krol, E. S., Sanders, D. A., Palmer, D. R.
    A previously unrecognized kanosamine biosynthesis pathway in Bacillus subtilis.
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 135: 5970-5973 (2013). [PMID: 23586652]

[EC created 2014]