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Entry
EC 5.1.1.12                 Enzyme                                 

Name
ornithine racemase
Class
Isomerases;
Racemases and epimerases;
Acting on amino acids and derivatives
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
ornithine racemase
Reaction(IUBMB)
L-ornithine = D-ornithine [RN:R00672]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
L-ornithine [CPD:C00077]
Product
D-ornithine [CPD:C00515]
History
EC 5.1.1.12 created 1972 as EC 5.4.3.1, transferred 1976 to EC 5.1.1.12
Pathway
D-Arginine and D-ornithine metabolism
Reference
1  [PMID:10715017]
  Authors
Chen HP, Lin CF, Lee YJ, Tsay SS, Wu SH.
  Title
Purification and properties of ornithine racemase from Clostridium sticklandii.
  Journal
J. Bacteriol. 182 (2000) 2052-4.
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CAS: 
62213-28-9

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