EC 1.14.11.17 - Taurine dioxygenase

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ENZYME: 1.14.11.17


ID   1.14.11.17
DE   Taurine dioxygenase.
AN   2-aminoethanesulfonate dioxygenase.
AN   Alpha-ketoglutarate-dependent taurine dioxygenase.
CA   Taurine + 2-oxoglutarate + O(2) = sulfite + aminoacetaldehyde + succinate
CA   + CO(2).
CF   Fe(2+); L-ascorbate.
CC   -!- The enzyme from Escherichia coli also acts on pentanesulfonate,
CC       3-(N-morpholino)propanesulfonate and 2-(1,3-dioxoisoindolin-2-
CC       yl)ethanesulfonate, but at lower rates.
DR   P37610    , TAUD_ECOLI ;  Q88RA3    , TAUD_PSEPK ;
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