The Enzyme Database

Your query returned 1 entry.    printer_iconPrintable version

Accepted name: 2,3-diketo-5-methylthiopentyl-1-phosphate enolase
Reaction: 5-(methylsulfanyl)-2,3-dioxopentyl phosphate = 2-hydroxy-5-(methylsulfanyl)-3-oxopent-1-enyl phosphate
Other name(s): DK-MTP-1-P enolase; MtnW; YkrW; RuBisCO-like protein; RLP; 2,3-diketo-5-methylthiopentyl-1-phosphate ketoenol-isomerase
Systematic name: 5-(methylsulfanyl)-2,3-dioxopentyl phosphate ketoenol-isomerase
Comments: The enzyme participates in the methionine salvage pathway in Bacillus subtilis [2].In some species a single bifunctional enzyme, EC, acireductone synthase, catalyses both this reaction and EC, 2-hydroxy-3-keto-5-methylthiopentenyl-1-phosphate phosphatase [1].
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, MetaCyc, PDB
1.  Myers, R.W., Wray, J.W., Fish, S. and Abeles, R.H. Purification and characterization of an enzyme involved in oxidative carbon-carbon bond cleavage reactions in the methionine salvage pathway of Klebsiella pneumoniae. J. Biol. Chem. 268 (1993) 24785–24791. [PMID: 8227039]
2.  Ashida, H., Saito, Y., Kojima, C., Kobayashi, K., Ogasawara, N. and Yokota, A. A functional link between RuBisCO-like protein of Bacillus and photosynthetic RuBisCO. Science 302 (2003) 286–290. [DOI] [PMID: 14551435]
[EC created 2012]

Data © 2001–2023 IUBMB
Web site © 2005–2023 Andrew McDonald