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B6db activities: besb

Description 4-chloro allyl L-glycine gamma-lyase (4.5.1.-)
Alternative names BesB (gene name);
4-chloro allyl L-glycine dechlorinase;
acetylenase (ambiguous);
Catalyzed reaction 4-chloro allyl L-glycine = L-propargylglycine + HCl.
Cofactor Pyridoxal-phosphate.
Comments The enzyme (from Streptomyces species) participates in a pathway for the synthesis of rare terminal-alkyne amino acids.
Organisms -Eubacteria


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Links Enzyme (activities) besb
BRENDA (activities) besb
KEGG (pathways) besb
PLPMDB (PLP mutants) besb
 Marchand JA, Neugebauer ME, Ing MC, Lin CI, Pelton JG, Chang MCY (2019) Discovery of a pathway for terminal-alkyne amino acid biosynthesis Nature 567 420-424.

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