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|Gene Ontology||AmiGO / QuickGO|
- N-[(R)-pantothenoyl]-L-cysteine pantetheine + CO2
This enzyme belongs to the family of lyases, specifically the carboxy-lyases, which cleave carbon-carbon bonds. The systematic name of this enzyme class is N-[(R)-pantothenoyl]-L-cysteine carboxy-lyase (pantetheine-forming). Other names in common use include pantothenylcysteine decarboxylase, and N-[(R)-pantothenoyl]-L-cysteine carboxy-lyase. This enzyme participates in pantothenate and coa biosynthesis.
- Brown GM (June 1957). "Pantothenylcysteine, a precursor of pantetheine in Lactobacillus helveticus". The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 226 (2): 651–61. PMID 13438850.
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