KEGG   ENZYME: 5.1.1.2
Entry
EC 5.1.1.2                  Enzyme                                 
Name
methionine racemase
Class
Isomerases;
Racemases and epimerases;
Acting on amino acids and derivatives
Sysname
methionine racemase
Reaction(IUBMB)
L-methionine = D-methionine [RN:R00655]
Reaction(KEGG)
R00655
Substrate
L-methionine [CPD:C00073]
Product
D-methionine [CPD:C00855]
Comment
A pyridoxal-phosphate protein.
History
EC 5.1.1.2 created 1961
Pathway
ec00470  D-Amino acid metabolism
ec01100  Metabolic pathways
Reference
1
  Authors
Kallio, R.E. and Larson, A.D.
  Title
Methionine degradation by a species of Pseudomonas.
  Journal
In: McElroy, W.D. and Glass, H.B. (Eds.), A Symposium on Amino Acid Metabolism, Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore, 1955, p. 616-634.
Other DBs
ExplorEnz - The Enzyme Database: 5.1.1.2
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature: 5.1.1.2
ExPASy - ENZYME nomenclature database: 5.1.1.2
BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 5.1.1.2
CAS: 9024-07-1

KEGG   REACTION: R00655
Entry
R00655                      Reaction                               
Name
methionine racemase
Definition
L-Methionine <=> D-Methionine
Equation
Reaction class
RC00302  C00073_C00855
Enzyme
Pathway
rn00470  D-Amino acid metabolism
rn01100  Metabolic pathways
Other DBs
RHEA: 12495

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