Activities | Families | Sequences | Fold types | References | Help
B6db activities: 2.3.1.47

2.3.1.47
Description 8-amino-7-oxononanoate synthase.
Alternative names AONS;
8-amino-7-ketopelargonate synthase;
7-keto-8-amino-pelargonic acid synthetase.;
7-KAP synthetase.
alpha-Oxoamine Synthase (ambiguous).
Catalyzed reaction 6-carboxyhexanoyl-CoA + L-alanine = 8-amino-7-oxononanoate + CoA + CO(2).
Cofactor Pyridoxal-phosphate.
Comments The known enzymes with this activity show a strict phylogenetic relationship to glycine acetyltransferases (EC 2.3.1.29).
Indeed, some of these enzymes possess a broad substrate specificity, performing also the glycine acetyltransferase reaction.
Prosite PROSITE; PDOC00518;
PDB 1DJE; 1DJ9; 1BS0;
Organisms -Eubacteria -Archaebacteria -Plants -Fungi
 

Family 

2.3.1.47 (30)
 
Links Enzyme (activities) 2.3.1.47
BRENDA (activities) 2.3.1.47
KEGG (pathways) 2.3.1.47
PLPMDB (PLP mutants) 2.3.1.47
 
References Articles on 2.3.1.47
 
last changed 2009/07/07 11:58

B6db activities