Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Compound: seleno-L-methionine

Abbrev Name: SeMet

Synonyms: selenium L-methionine

Superclasses: an amino acid or its derivative an amino acid a modified amino acid

Chemical Formula: C5H11NO2Se

Molecular Weight: 196.11 Daltons

Monoisotopic Molecular Weight: 196.9955004025 Daltons

seleno-L-methionine compound structure

SMILES: C[Se]CCC(C([O-])=O)[N+]

InChI: InChI=1S/C5H11NO2Se/c1-9-3-2-4(6)5(7)8/h4H,2-3,6H2,1H3,(H,7,8)/t4-/m0/s1


Unification Links: CAS:1464-42-2 , ChEBI:62621 , HMDB:HMDB03966 , KEGG:C05335 , MetaboLights:MTBLC62621 , PubChem:15820879

Standard Gibbs Free Energy of Change Formation (ΔfG in kcal/mol): -84.68

In Reactions of unknown directionality:

Not in pathways:
a 5-L-glutamyl-[peptide][periplasmic space] + an amino acid[periplasmic space] = a 5-L-glutamyl-amino acid[periplasmic space] + a peptide[periplasmic space]

Enzymes inhibited by seleno-L-methionine, sorted by the type of inhibition, are:

Inhibitor (Competitive) of: methionine transport [Kadner77]

This compound has been characterized as an alternative substrate of the following enzymes: methionine adenosyltransferase


Kadner77: Kadner RJ (1977). "Transport and utilization of D-methionine and other methionine sources in Escherichia coli." J Bacteriol 129(1);207-16. PMID: 318639

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