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Entry
EC 2.6.1.8                  Enzyme                                 

Name
2,5-diaminovalerate transaminase;
diamino-acid transaminase;
diamino acid aminotransferase
Class
Transferases;
Transferring nitrogenous groups;
Transaminases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
2,5-diaminopentanoate:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
2,5-diaminopentanoate + 2-oxoglutarate = 5-amino-2-oxopentanoate + L-glutamate [RN:R03248]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
2,5-diaminopentanoate [CPD:C01602];
2-oxoglutarate [CPD:C00026]
Product
5-amino-2-oxopentanoate [CPD:C01110];
L-glutamate [CPD:C00025]
Comment
A pyridoxal-phosphate protein. 2,5-Diaminoglutarate can act instead of diaminopentanoate.
History
EC 2.6.1.8 created 1961, modified 1982
Reference
1  [PMID:13125615]
  Authors
ROBERTS E.
  Title
Studies of transamination.
  Journal
Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 48 (1954) 395-401.
  Organism
Mus musculus [GN:mmu], Aspergillus fumigatus [GN:afm], Escherichia coli [GN:eco]
Other DBs
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BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
9030-39-1

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