EC 188.8.131.52 - Phenylalanine aminomutase (L-β-phenylalanine forming)
IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
The enzyme contains the cofactor 3,5-dihydro-5-methylidene-4H-imidazol-4-one (MIO). This unique cofactor is formed autocatalytically by cyclization and dehydration of the three amino-acid residues alanine, serine and glycine. cf. EC 184.108.40.206, phenylalanine aminomutase (D-β-phenylalanine forming).
Links to other databases
Mechanistic, mutational, and structural evaluation of a Taxus phenylalanine aminomutase.Biochemistry 50 : 2919-2930 (2011). [PMID: 21361343]
[EC 220.127.116.11 created 2013]