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Description Methionine--glyoxylate transaminase
Alternative names MGAT.
Catalyzed reaction L-methionine + glyoxylate = 4-methylthio-2-oxobutanoate + glycine
Cofactor Pyridoxal-phosphate.
Comments L-glutamate can also act as donor.
Organisms -Eubacteria -Plants
Links Enzyme (activities)
BRENDA (activities)
KEGG (pathways)
PLPMDB (PLP mutants)
 Amarita, F., Requena, T., Taborda, G., Amigo, L., Pelaez, C. (2001) Lactobacillus casei and Lactobacillus plantarum initiate catabolism of methionine by transamination J Appl Microbiol 90 971-8.

 Chapple, C. C. S., Glover, J.R., Ellis, B. E. (1990) Purification and characterization of methionine-glyoxylate aminotransferase from Brassica carinata and Brassica napus Plant Physiol 94 1887-96.

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