KEGG   ENZYME: 3.5.1.31Help
Entry
EC 3.5.1.31                 Enzyme                                 

Name
formylmethionine deformylase
Class
Hydrolases;
Acting on carbon-nitrogen bonds, other than peptide bonds;
In linear amides
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
N-formyl-L-methionine amidohydrolase
Reaction(IUBMB)
N-formyl-L-methionine + H2O = formate + L-methionine [RN:R00653]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
N-formyl-L-methionine [CPD:C03145];
H2O [CPD:C00001]
Product
formate [CPD:C00058];
L-methionine [CPD:C00073]
History
EC 3.5.1.31 created 1972
Pathway
Cysteine and methionine metabolism
Glyoxylate and dicarboxylate metabolism
Orthology
K01450  
formylmethionine deformylase
Genes
RBE: 
Taxonomy
Reference
1  [PMID:5767026]
  Authors
Aronson JN, Lugay JC.
  Title
N-Formylmethionine deformylase from Euglena gracilis.
  Journal
Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 34 (1969) 311-4.
Other DBs
ExplorEnz - The Enzyme Database: 
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature: 
ExPASy - ENZYME nomenclature database: 
BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
9032-86-4

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