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Entry
EC 2.1.1.59                 Enzyme                                 

Name
[cytochrome c]-lysine N-methyltransferase;
cytochrome c (lysine) methyltransferase;
cytochrome c methyltransferase;
cytochrome c-specific protein methylase III;
cytochrome c-specific protein-lysine methyltransferase;
S-adenosyl-L-methionine:[cytochrome c]-L-lysine 6-N-methyltransferase
Class
Transferases;
Transferring one-carbon groups;
Methyltransferases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
S-adenosyl-L-methionine:[cytochrome c]-L-lysine N6-methyltransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
S-adenosyl-L-methionine + [cytochrome c]-L-lysine = S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + [cytochrome c]-N6-methyl-L-lysine [RN:R04145]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
S-adenosyl-L-methionine [CPD:C00019];
[cytochrome c]-L-lysine
Product
S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine [CPD:C00021];
[cytochrome c]-N6-methyl-L-lysine
Comment
One of a group of enzymes methylating proteins; see also EC 2.1.1.43 histone-lysine N-methyltransferase and EC 2.1.1.60 calmodulin-lysine N-methyltransferase.
History
EC 2.1.1.59 created 1982, modified 1983
Pathway
Lysine degradation
Orthology
K18804  
[cytochrome c]-lysine N-methyltransferase
Genes
SCE: 
YHR109W(CTM1)
AGO: 
KLA: 
LTH: 
VPO: 
ZRO: 
CGR: 
NCS: 
NCAS_0H02000(NCAS0H02000)
NDI: 
NDAI_0C01650(NDAI0C01650)
TPF: 
TPHA_0E01820(TPHA0E01820)
TDL: 
TDEL_0E02050(TDEL0E02050)
KAF: 
KAFR_0D04990(KAFR0D04990)
PPA: 
DHA: 
PIC: 
PGU: 
SPAA: 
LEL: 
CAL: 
CTP: 
COT: 
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Taxonomy
Reference
1  [PMID:203592]
  Authors
Durban E, Nochumson S, Kim S, Paik WK, Chan SK.
  Title
Cytochrome c-specific protein-lysine methyltransferase from Neurospora crassa. Purification, characterization, and substrate requirements.
  Journal
J. Biol. Chem. 253 (1978) 1427-35.
Reference
2  [PMID:196592]
  Authors
Nochumson S, Durban E, Kim S, Paik WK.
  Title
Cytochrome c-specific protein methylase III from Neurospora crassa.
  Journal
Biochem. J. 165 (1977) 11-8.
Reference
3  [PMID:6282265]
  Authors
Valentine J, Pettigrew GW.
  Title
A cytochrome c methyltransferase from Crithidia oncopelti.
  Journal
Biochem. J. 201 (1982) 329-38.
Other DBs
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BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
82047-78-7

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