EC 6.4.1.6 - Acetone carboxylase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 6.4.1.6

Names

Accepted name:
acetone carboxylase
Systematic name:
acetone:carbon-dioxide ligase (AMP-forming)

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

Requires Mg2+ and ATP. The enzyme from Xanthobacter sp. strain Py2 also carboxylates butan-2-one to 3-oxopentanoate.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UM-BBD , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0018710
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Sluis, M.K. and Ensign, S.A.
    Purification and characterization of acetone carboxylase from Xanthobacter strain Py2.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 94: 8456-8461 (1997). [PMID: 9237998]

[EC 6.4.1.6 created 2001]