EC 3.5.2.11 - L-lysine-lactamase

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EC 3.5.2.11

Names

Accepted name:
L-lysine-lactamase
Other names:
L-α-aminocaprolactam hydrolase
L-lysinamidase
Systematic name:
(S)-2-aminohexano-6-lactam lactamhydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Also hydrolyses L-lysinamide.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050028

References

  1. Fukumura, T., Talbot, G., Misono, H., Teremura, Y., Kato, K. and Soda, K.
    Purification and properties of a novel enzyme, L-α-amino-ε-caprolactamase from Cryptococcus laurentii.
    FEBS Lett. 89 : 298-300 (1978). [PMID: 26602]
  2. Shvyadas, V.K., Galaev, I.Yu. and Kozlova, E.V.
    Preparation and characterization of L-α-aminocaprolactam hydrolase from cells of Cryptococcus laurentii.
    Biochemistry (Moscow) 49 : 1268-1273 (1984).

[EC 3.5.2.11 created 1981, modified 1989]