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Entry
EC 2.6.1.73                 Enzyme                                 

Name
methionine---glyoxylate transaminase;
methionine-glyoxylate aminotransferase;
MGAT
Class
Transferases;
Transferring nitrogenous groups;
Transaminases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
L-methionine:glyoxylate aminotransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
L-methionine + glyoxylate = 4-methylthio-2-oxobutanoate + glycine [RN:R00652]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
L-methionine [CPD:C00073];
glyoxylate [CPD:C00048]
Product
4-methylthio-2-oxobutanoate [CPD:C01180];
glycine [CPD:C00037]
Comment
L-Glutamate can also act as donor.
History
EC 2.6.1.73 created 1992
Reference
1
  Authors
Glover, J.R., Chapple, C.C.S., Rothwell, S., Tober, I. and Ellis, B.E.
  Title
Allylglucosinolate biosynthesis in Brassica carinata.
  Journal
Phytochemistry 27 (1988) 1345-1348.
Other DBs
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BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
116155-75-0

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