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Entry
EC 4.1.1.57                 Enzyme                                 

Name
methionine decarboxylase;
L-methionine decarboxylase;
L-methionine carboxy-lyase
Class
Lyases;
Carbon-carbon lyases;
Carboxy-lyases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
L-methionine carboxy-lyase (3-methylthiopropanamine-forming)
Reaction(IUBMB)
L-methionine = 3-methylthiopropanamine + CO2 [RN:R00656]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
L-methionine [CPD:C00073]
Product
3-methylthiopropanamine [CPD:C03354];
CO2 [CPD:C00011]
History
EC 4.1.1.57 created 1972
Reference
1
  Authors
Hagion, H. and Nakayama, K.
  Title
Amino acid metabolism in microorganisms. Part IV. L-Methionine decarboxylase produced by Streptomyces strain.
  Journal
Agric. Biol. Chem. 32 (1968) 727-733.
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CAS: 
37290-50-9

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