EC 2.5.1.52 - L-mimosine synthase

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ENZYME: 2.5.1.52


ID   2.5.1.52
DE   L-mimosine synthase.
AN   O(3)-acetyl-L-serine acetate-lyase (adding 3,4-dihydroxypyridin-1-yl).
CA   O-acetyl-L-serine + 3,4-dihydroxypyridine = 3-(3,4-dihydroxypyridin-1-
CA   yl)-L-alanine + acetate.
CC   -!- Brings about the biosynthesis of L-mimosine in Leucaena sp. and
CC       Mimosa.
CC   -!- Not identical with EC 2.5.1.51.
CC   -!- Formerly EC 4.2.99.15.
DR   Q43317    , CYSK_CITLA ;
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