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Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Reaction: Transport of (S)-(+)-allantoin

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion Type Simple Reactions Transport Reactions Transport Reactions of Unknown Mechanism
Reactions Classified By Substrate Small-Molecule Reactions

Transport reaction diagram

Reaction Locations: inner membrane (sensu Gram-negative Bacteria)

The reaction direction shown, that is, A + B ↔ C + D versus C + D ↔ A + B, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.

Mass balance status: Balanced.

Direct generic reaction:
allantoin[periplasmic space] → allantoin[cytosol] (no EC#)

Summary:
E. coli is able to use S-allantoin as a sole nitrogen source under anaerobic conditions [Cusa99]

Credits:
Created 15-Dec-2009 by Mackie A , Macquarie University


References

Cusa99: Cusa E, Obradors N, Baldoma L, Badia J, Aguilar J (1999). "Genetic analysis of a chromosomal region containing genes required for assimilation of allantoin nitrogen and linked glyoxylate metabolism in Escherichia coli." J Bacteriol 1999;181(24);7479-84. PMID: 10601204


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