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Entry
EC 4.1.2.18                 Enzyme                                 

Name
2-dehydro-3-deoxy-L-pentonate aldolase;
2-keto-3-deoxy-L-pentonate aldolase;
2-keto-3-deoxy-L-arabonate aldolase;
2-keto-3-deoxy-D-xylonate aldolase;
3-deoxy-D-pentulosonic acid aldolase;
2-dehydro-3-deoxy-L-pentonate glycolaldehyde-lyase
Class
Lyases;
Carbon-carbon lyases;
Aldehyde-lyases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
2-dehydro-3-deoxy-L-pentonate glycolaldehyde-lyase (pyruvate-forming)
Reaction(IUBMB)
2-dehydro-3-deoxy-L-pentonate = pyruvate + glycolaldehyde [RN:R01784]
Reaction(KEGG)
R01784;
(other) R03081
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Substrate
2-dehydro-3-deoxy-L-pentonate [CPD:C00684]
Product
pyruvate [CPD:C00022];
glycolaldehyde [CPD:C00266]
History
EC 4.1.2.18 created 1972, modified 1976
Pathway
Ascorbate and aldarate metabolism
Reference
1  [PMID:5808295]
  Authors
Dahms AS, Anderson RL.
  Title
2-keto-3-deoxyl-L-arabonate aldolase and its role in a new pathway of L-arabinose degradation.
  Journal
Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 36 (1969) 809-14.
  Organism
Pseudomonas sp.
Other DBs
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BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
9076-49-7

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