Aminoadipate aminotransferase

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Aminoadipate aminotransferase
Identifiers
EC number 2.6.1.39
CAS number 9033-00-5
Databases
IntEnz IntEnz view
BRENDA BRENDA entry
ExPASy NiceZyme view
KEGG KEGG entry
MetaCyc metabolic pathway
PRIAM profile
PDB structures RCSB PDB PDBe PDBsum
Gene Ontology AmiGO / EGO

Aminoadipate aminotransferase (E.C.2.6.1.39) is an enzyme in the alpha-aminoadipate pathway pathway of lysine biosynthesis, where it converts homoisocitrate into α-amnoadipate by adding a nitrogen atom from glutamate.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Matsuda M, Ogur M (June 1969). "Separation and specificity of the yeast glutamate-alpha-ketoadipate transaminase". J. Biol. Chem. 244 (12): 3352–8. PMID 5792664.