EC 4.1.1.75 - 5-guanidino-2-oxopentanoate decarboxylase

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EC 4.1.1.75

Names

Accepted name:
5-guanidino-2-oxopentanoate decarboxylase
Other names:
α-ketoarginine decarboxylase
2-oxo-5-guanidinovalerate α-ketoarginine decarboxylase
2-oxo-5-guanidinopentanoate decarboxylase
2-oxo-5-guanidinopentanoate carboxy-lyase
Systematic name:
5-guanidino-2-oxo-pentanoate carboxy-lyase (4-guanidinobutanal-forming)

Reaction

Cofactors

Comments:

enzyme activity is dependent on the presence of thiamine diphosphate and a divalent cation.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047435
CAS Registry Number: 56831-67-5
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Vanderbilt, A.S., Gaby, N.S., Rodwell, V.W.
    Intermediates and enzymes between α-ketoarginine and γ-guanidinobutyrate in the L-arginine catabolic pathway of Pseudomonas putida.
    J. Biol. Chem. 250: 5322-5329 (1975). [PMID: 237915]

[EC 4.1.1.75 created 1999]