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B6db families: a
Description Lysine decarboxylase (family a)
Notes Family built around three functionally validated enzymes from leguminosae.
These are Fold-type III sequences, very closely related to those in family 4.1.17_1 (ornithine decarboxylases).
PLP Fold Type III
PLP-dependent Domain
Domain alignment
Domain hmm
Fold type III

Reference sequence BAK32800
Domain interval 66-422
Catalytic site 91 K
 Bunsupa S, Katayama K, Ikeura E, Oikawa A, Toyooka K, Saito K, Yamazaki M. (2012) Lysine decarboxylase catalyzes the first step of quinolizidine alkaloid biosynthesis and coevolved with alkaloid production in leguminosae. Plant Cell. 24 1202-16.

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B6db families