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EC Number: 18.104.22.168
The reaction direction shown, that is, A + B ↔ C + D versus C + D ↔ A + B, is in accordance with the Enzyme Commission system.
Mass balance status: Balanced.
Enzyme Commission Primary Name: L(+)-tartrate dehydratase
Enzyme Commission Synonyms: tartrate dehydratase, tartaric acid dehydrase, L-tartrate dehydratase, L-(+)-tartaric acid dehydratase, (R,R)-tartrate hydro-lyase
This is a reaction of tartrate metabolism.
Enzyme Commission Summary:
The enzyme exists in an inactive low-molecular-mass form, which is converted into active enzyme in the presence of Fe2+ and thiol. cf. EC 22.214.171.124 D(-)-tartrate dehydratase.
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