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Entry
EC 4.2.1.54                 Enzyme                                 

Name
lactoyl-CoA dehydratase;
lactoyl coenzyme A dehydratase;
lactyl-coenzyme A dehydrase;
lactyl CoA dehydratase;
acrylyl coenzyme A hydratase;
lactoyl-CoA hydro-lyase
Class
Lyases;
Carbon-oxygen lyases;
Hydro-lyases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
(R)-lactoyl-CoA hydro-lyase (acryloyl-CoA-forming)
Reaction(IUBMB)
(R)-lactoyl-CoA = acryloyl-CoA + H2O [RN:R02963]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
(R)-lactoyl-CoA
Product
acryloyl-CoA [CPD:C00894];
H2O [CPD:C00001]
Comment
A bacterial enzyme that is involved in propanoate fermentation (also known as the acrylate pathway).
History
EC 4.2.1.54 created 1972, modified 2012
Pathway
Propanoate metabolism
Styrene degradation
Metabolic pathways
Microbial metabolism in diverse environments
Orthology
K20626  
lactoyl-CoA dehydratase subunit alpha
K20627  
lactoyl-CoA dehydratase subunit beta
Genes
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Taxonomy
Reference
1  [PMID:14292829]
  Authors
BALDWIN RL, WOOD WA, EMERY RS.
  Title
LACTATE METABOLISM BY PEPTOSTREPTOCOCCUS ELSDENII: EVIDENCE FOR LACTYL COENZYME A DEHYDRASE.
  Journal
Biochim. Biophys. Acta. 97 (1965) 202-13.
Reference
2  [PMID:6586495]
  Authors
Schweiger G, Buckel W
  Title
On the dehydration of (R)-lactate in the fermentation of alanine to propionate by Clostridium propionicum.
  Journal
FEBS. Lett. 171 (1984) 79-84.
Reference
3  [PMID:4055736]
  Authors
Kuchta RD, Abeles RH
  Title
Lactate reduction in Clostridium propionicum. Purification and properties of lactyl-CoA dehydratase.
  Journal
J. Biol. Chem. 260 (1985) 13181-9.
  Sequence
Reference
4  [PMID:3026450]
  Authors
Kuchta RD, Hanson GR, Holmquist B, Abeles RH
  Title
Fe-S centers in lactyl-CoA dehydratase.
  Journal
Biochemistry. 25 (1986) 7301-7.
Reference
5  [PMID:1597194]
  Authors
Hofmeister AE, Buckel W
  Title
(R)-lactyl-CoA dehydratase from Clostridium propionicum. Stereochemistry of the dehydration of (R)-2-hydroxybutyryl-CoA to crotonyl-CoA.
  Journal
Eur. J. Biochem. 206 (1992) 547-52.
  Sequence
Other DBs
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CAS: 
9031-12-3

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