EC 3.3.1.2 - S-adenosyl-L-methionine hydrolase (L-homoserine-forming)

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EC 3.3.1.2

Names

Accepted name:
S-adenosyl-L-methionine hydrolase (L-homoserine-forming)
Other names:
S-adenosylmethionine cleaving enzyme
adenosylmethionine lyase
methylmethionine-sulfonium-salt hydrolase
adenosylmethionine hydrolase
S-adenosylmethionine hydrolase
S-adenosyl-L-methionine hydrolase
Systematic name:
S-adenosyl-L-methionine hydrolase (L-homoserine-forming)

Reaction

Comments:

Also hydrolyses S-methyl-L-methionine to dimethyl sulfide and homoserine. cf. EC 3.13.1.8, S-adenosyl-L-methionine hydrolase (adenosine-forming).

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047626
CAS Registry Number: 37288-62-3
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Mazelis, M., Levin, B. and Mallinson, N.
    Decomposition of methyl methionine sulfonium salts by a bacterial enzyme.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 105: 106-114 (1965). [PMID: 5849106]

[EC 3.3.1.2 created 1972, modified 1976, modified 2018]