Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Compound: bromide

Synonyms: Br-, bromide ion

Superclasses: an ion an anion an inorganic anion a halide anion
an ion an inorganic ion an inorganic anion a halide anion

Chemical Formula: Br

Molecular Weight: 79.904 Daltons

Monoisotopic Molecular Weight: 79.9261626321 Daltons


InChI: InChI=1S/BrH/h1H/p-1


Unification Links: ChEBI:15858 , ChemSpider:254 , HMDB:HMDB02500 , KEGG:C01324 , PubChem:259

Standard Gibbs Free Energy of Change Formation (ΔfG in kcal/mol): 0.0

In Reactions of unknown directionality:

Not in pathways:
bromoacetate + glutathione = glutathione-S-acetate + bromide + H+

Enzymes inhibited by bromide, sorted by the type of inhibition, are:

Inhibitor (Competitive) of: cyanase [Little87, Comment 1]

Inhibitor (Mechanism unknown) of: α-dehydro-β-deoxy-D-glucarate aldolase [Fish66]

This compound has been characterized as an alternative substrate of the following enzymes: chloride:H+ antiporter ClcA


Fish66: Fish D, Blumenthal H "2-keto-3-deoxy-D-glucarate aldolase." Meth Enz 1966;9:529-534.

Little87: Little RM, Anderson PM (1987). "Structural properties of cyanase. Denaturation, renaturation, and role of sulfhydryls and oligomeric structure in catalytic activity." J Biol Chem 1987;262(21);10120-6. PMID: 3301828

Report Errors or Provide Feedback
Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
Page generated by SRI International Pathway Tools version 19.0 on Sun Oct 4, 2015, biocyc14.