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Entry
EC 4.4.1.4                  Enzyme                                 

Name
alliin lyase;
alliinase;
cysteine sulfoxide lyase;
alkylcysteine sulfoxide lyase;
S-alkylcysteine sulfoxide lyase;
L-cysteine sulfoxide lyase;
S-alkyl-L-cysteine sulfoxide lyase;
alliin alkyl-sulfenate-lyase
Class
Lyases;
Carbon-sulfur lyases;
Carbon-sulfur lyases (only sub-subclass identified to date)
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
S-alkyl-L-cysteine S-oxide alkyl-sulfenate-lyase (2-aminoacrylate-forming)
Reaction(IUBMB)
an S-alkyl-L-cysteine S-oxide = an alkyl sulfenate + 2-aminoacrylate [RN:R03901]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
S-alkyl-L-cysteine S-oxide [CPD:C03726]
Product
alkyl sulfenate [CPD:C02245];
2-aminoacrylate [CPD:C02218]
Comment
A pyridoxal-phosphate protein.
History
EC 4.4.1.4 created 1961
Reference
1
  Authors
Durbin, R.D. and Uchytil, T.F.
  Title
Purification and properties of alliin lyase from the fungus Penicillium corymbiferum.
  Journal
Biochim. Biophys. Acta 235 (1971) 518-520.
Reference
2
  Authors
Goryachenkova, E.V.
  Title
[Enzyme in garlic which forms allycine (allyinase), a protein with phosphopyridoxal.].
  Journal
Dokl. Akad. Nauk. S.S.S.R. 87 (1952) 457-460.
Reference
3
  Authors
Jacobsen, J.V., Yamaguchi, M., Howard, F.D. and Bernhard, R.A.
  Title
Product inhibition of the cysteine sulfoxide lyase of Tulbaghia violacea.
  Journal
Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 127 (1968) 252-258.
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CAS: 
9031-77-0

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