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Entry
EC 3.5.5.2                  Enzyme                                 

Name
ricinine nitrilase
Class
Hydrolases;
Acting on carbon-nitrogen bonds, other than peptide bonds;
In nitriles
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
ricinine aminohydrolase
Reaction(IUBMB)
ricinine + 2 H2O = 3-carboxy-4-methoxy-N-methyl-2-pyridone + NH3 [RN:R03593]
Reaction(KEGG)
R03593;
(other) R00540
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Substrate
ricinine [CPD:C01526];
H2O [CPD:C00001]
Product
3-carboxy-4-methoxy-N-methyl-2-pyridone [CPD:C04447];
NH3 [CPD:C00014]
History
EC 3.5.5.2 created 1972
Reference
1  [PMID:14247679]
  Authors
ROBINSON WG, HOOK RH.
  Title
RICININE NITRILASE. I. REACTION PRODUCT AND SUBSTRATE SPECIFICITY.
  Journal
J Biol Chem 239:4257-62 (1964)
Reference
2  [PMID:14247680]
  Authors
HOOK RH, ROBINSON WG.
  Title
RICININE NITRILASE. II. PURIFICATION AND PROPERTIES.
  Journal
J Biol Chem 239:4263-7 (1964)
Reference
3  [PMID:11380987]
  Authors
Pace HC, Brenner C.
  Title
The nitrilase superfamily: classification, structure and function.
  Journal
Genome Biol 2:REVIEWS0001 (2001)
Other DBs
ExplorEnz - The Enzyme Database: 3.5.5.2
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature: 3.5.5.2
ExPASy - ENZYME nomenclature database: 3.5.5.2
BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 3.5.5.2
CAS: 9075-40-5

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