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Entry
EC 2.1.3.8                  Enzyme                                 

Name
lysine carbamoyltransferase;
lysine transcarbamylase
Class
Transferases;
Transferring one-carbon groups;
Carboxy- and carbamoyltransferases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
carbamoyl-phosphate:L-lysine carbamoyltransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
carbamoyl phosphate + L-lysine = phosphate + L-homocitrulline [RN:R01396]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
carbamoyl phosphate [CPD:C00169];
L-lysine [CPD:C00047]
Product
phosphate [CPD:C00009];
L-homocitrulline [CPD:C02427]
Comment
Not identical with EC 2.1.3.3 ornithine carbamoyltransferase.
History
EC 2.1.3.8 created 1986
Reference
1  [PMID:6409607]
  Authors
Hommes FA, Eller AG, Scott DF, Carter AL.
  Title
Separation of ornithine and lysine activities of the ornithine-transcarbamylase-catalyzed reaction.
  Journal
Enzyme 29:271-7 (1983)
Other DBs
ExplorEnz - The Enzyme Database: 2.1.3.8
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature: 2.1.3.8
ExPASy - ENZYME nomenclature database: 2.1.3.8
BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 2.1.3.8
CAS: 86352-19-4

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