EC 4.3.1.22 - 3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine reductive deaminase

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EC 4.3.1.22

Names

Accepted name:
3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine reductive deaminase
Other names:
reductive deaminase
DOPA-reductive deaminase
DOPARDA
Systematic name:
3,4-dihydroxy-L-phenylalanine ammonia-lyase (3,4-dihydroxyphenylpropanoate-forming)

Reaction

Comments:

Forms part of the L-phenylalanine-catabolism pathway in the anoxygenic phototrophic bacterium Rhodobacter sphaeroides OU5. NADPH is oxidized more slowly than NADH.

Links to other databases

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

References

  1. Ranjith, N.K., Sasikala, Ch. and Ramana, Ch.V.
    Catabolism of L-phenylalanine and L-tyrosine by Rhodobacter sphaeroides OU5 occurs through 3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine.
    Res. Microbiol. 158 : 506-511 (2007). [PMID: 17616348]

[EC 4.3.1.22 created 2007]