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Description (R)-3-amino-2-methylpropionate--pyruvate aminotransferase
Alternative names D-3-aminoisobutyrate--pyruvate aminotransferase;
Beta-aminoisobutyrate--pyruvate transaminase;
alanine-glyoxylate aminotransferase 2;
Catalyzed reaction (R)-3-amino-2-methylpropanoate + pyruvate = 2-methyl-3-oxopropanoate + L-alanine.
Cofactor Pyridoxal-phosphate.
The enzyme from rat liver appears to be identical to Alanine--glyoxylate aminotransferase (, isoenzyme 2.
Diseases Hyper-beta-aminoisobutyricaciduria
Organisms -Plants -Metazoa -Human

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 Parthasarathy A, Adams LE, Savka FC, Hudson AO (2019) The Arabidopsis thaliana gene annotated by the locus tag At3g08860 encodes alanine aminotransferase Plant direct 3 e00171.

 Rodionov RN, Murry DJ, Vaulman SF, Stevens JW, Lentz SR. (2010) Human alanine-glyoxylate aminotransferase 2 lowers asymmetric dimethylarginine and protects from inhibition of nitric oxide production J Biol Chem 285 5385-91.

 Lee, I. S.; Muragaki, Y.; Ideguchi, T.; Hase, T.; Tsuji, M.; Ooshima, A.; Okuno, E.; Kido, R. (1995) Molecular cloning and sequencing of a cDNA encoding alanine-glyoxylate aminotransferase 2 from rat kidney J Biochem (Tokyo) 117 856-62.

 Kontani, Y.; Kaneko, M.; Kikugawa, M.; Fujimoto, S.; Tamaki, N. (1993) Identity of D-3-aminoisobutyrate-pyruvate aminotransferase with alanine- glyoxylate aminotransferase 2 Biochim Biophys Acta 1156 161-6.

 Okuno, E.; Minatogawa, Y.; Kido, R. (1982) Co-purification of alanine-glyoxylate aminotransferase with 2- aminobutyrate aminotransferase in rat kidney Biochim Biophys Acta 715 97-104..

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