Family

NAD(P)-dependent malic enzyme (IPR012188)

Short name: ME_PTA

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships

None.

Description

Malic enzymes, or malate oxidoreductases, catalyze the oxidative decarboxylation of malate into pyruvate important for a wide range of metabolic pathways [PMID: 1993674, PMID: 8300616].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0006108 malate metabolic process

Molecular Function

GO:0004470 malic enzyme activity
GO:0046872 metal ion binding

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
PIRSF