Synonyms: dihydrolipoamide S-succinyltransferase complex
Definition: A complex of multiple copies of three enzymatic components: oxoglutarate dehydrogenase (lipoamide) ; EC:22.214.171.124 (E1), dihydrolipoamide S-succinyltransferase ; EC:126.96.36.199 (E2) and dihydrolipoamide dehydrogenase ; EC:188.8.131.52 (E3); catalyzes the overall conversion of 2-oxoglutarate to succinyl-CoA and carbon dioxide (CO2).
See also the molecular functions term 'oxoglutarate dehydrogenase (succinyl-transferring) activity ; GO:0004591', 'dihydrolipoyllysine-residue succinyltransferase activity ; GO:0004149' and 'dihydrolipoyl dehydrogenase activity ; GO:0004148'.
GO:0005622 - intracellular
Unification Links: GO:0045252
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