Aquifex aeolicus VF5 Reaction:

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion Type Simple Reactions Chemical Reactions
Reactions Classified By Substrate Macromolecule Reactions Polynucleotide-Reactions RNA-Reactions tRNA-Reactions tRNA-Charging-Reactions

EC Number:

Enzymes and Genes:
alanyl-tRNA synthetase : alaS

In Pathway: tRNA charging

The reaction direction shown, that is, A + B ↔ C + D versus C + D ↔ A + B, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.

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Mass balance status: Balanced.

Enzyme Commission Primary Name: alanine—tRNA ligase

Enzyme Commission Synonyms: alanyl-tRNA synθse, alanyl-transfer ribonucleate synθse, alanyl-transfer RNA synθse, alanyl-transfer ribonucleic acid synθse, alanine-transfer RNA ligase, alanine transfer RNA synθse, alanine tRNA synθse, alanine translase, alanyl-transfer ribonucleate synthase, AlaRS, Ala-tRNA synθse

Citations: [HOLLEY59, WEBSTER61]

Gene-Reaction Schematic: ?

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Relationship Links: BRENDA:EC: , ENZYME:EC: , IUBMB-ExplorEnz:EC:

Imported from MetaCyc 08-Aug-2014 by Subhraveti P , SRI International


HOLLEY59: HOLLEY RW, GOLDSTEIN J (1959). "An alanine-dependent, ribonuclease-inhibited conversion of adenosine 5'-phosphate to adenosine triphosphate. II. Reconstruction of the system from purified components." J Biol Chem 234(7);1765-8. PMID: 13672960

WEBSTER61: WEBSTER GC (1961). "Isolation of an alanine-activating enzyme from pig liver." Biochim Biophys Acta 49;141-52. PMID: 13783653

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