Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Compound: S-methyl-5'-thioadenosine

Synonyms: methylthioadenosine, 5'-methylthioadenosine, S-methyl-5'-thioadenosine, MTA, S-methyl-adenosine

Component of: MetJ-MTA (summary available)

Chemical Formula: C11H15N5O3S

Molecular Weight: 297.33 Daltons

Monoisotopic Molecular Weight: 297.08956006380004 Daltons

<i>S</i>-methyl-5'-thioadenosine compound structure

SMILES: CSCC1(OC(C(O)C(O)1)N3(C=NC2(=C(N)N=CN=C23)))

InChI: InChI=1S/C11H15N5O3S/c1-20-2-5-7(17)8(18)11(19-5)16-4-15-6-9(12)13-3-14-10(6)16/h3-5,7-8,11,17-18H,2H2,1H3,(H2,12,13,14)/t5-,7-,8-,11-/m1/s1


Unification Links: CAS:2457-80-9, ChEBI:17509, ChemSpider:388321, DrugBank:DB02282, HMDB:HMDB01173, IAF1260:34127, KEGG:C00170, MetaboLights:MTBLC17509, PubChem:439176

Standard Gibbs Free Energy of Change Formation (ΔfG in kcal/mol): -43.989

Reactions known to consume the compound:

S-methyl-5'-thioadenosine degradation IV :
S-methyl-5'-thioadenosine + H2O → S-methyl-5-thio-D-ribose + adenine

Reactions known to produce the compound:

aminopropylcadaverine biosynthesis :
cadaverine + S-adenosyl 3-(methylthio)propylamine → aminopropylcadaverine + S-methyl-5'-thioadenosine + H+

spermidine biosynthesis I :
putrescine + S-adenosyl 3-(methylthio)propylamine → spermidine + S-methyl-5'-thioadenosine + H+

In Reactions of unknown directionality:

Not in pathways:
MetJ + S-methyl-5'-thioadenosine = MetJ-MTA

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
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