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Entry
EC 5.1.1.6                  Enzyme                                 

Name
threonine racemase
Class
Isomerases;
Racemases and epimerases;
Acting on amino acids and derivatives
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
threonine racemase
Reaction(IUBMB)
L-threonine = D-threonine [RN:R01467]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
L-threonine [CPD:C00188]
Product
D-threonine [CPD:C00820]
Comment
Inverts both chiral centres.
History
EC 5.1.1.6 created 1961, modified 1981
Reference
1
  Authors
Amos, H.
  Title
A racemase for threonine in Escherichia coli.
  Journal
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 76 (1954) 3858.
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CAS: 
9024-11-7

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