EC 4.2.1.151 - Chorismate dehydratase

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EC 4.2.1.151

Names

Accepted name:
chorismate dehydratase
Other name:
MqnA
Systematic name:
chorismate hydro-lyase (3-[(1-carboxyvinyl)oxy]benzoate-forming)

Reaction

Comments:

The enzyme, found in several bacterial species, is part of the futalosine pathway for menaquinone biosynthesis.

Links to other databases

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

References

  1. Mahanta, N., Fedoseyenko, D., Dairi, T., Begley, T. P.
    Menaquinone biosynthesis: formation of aminofutalosine requires a unique radical SAM enzyme.
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 135: 15318-15321 (2013). [PMID: 24083939]

[EC 4.2.1.151 created 2014]