MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0005960 - glycine cleavage complex

Synonyms: GO:0005961, GO:0070015, glycine cleavage system, glycine decarboxylase complex, glycine dehydrogenase (decarboxylating) complex, glycine synthase complex

Definition: A protein complex that catalyzes the reversible oxidation of glycine. In E. coli, it has four components: dihydrolipoamide dehydrogenase, glycine dehydrogenase (decarboxylating), lipoyl-GcvH-protein and aminomethyltransferase, also known as L, P, H, and T.

Parent Classes:
GO:0044444 - cytoplasmic part,
GO:1990204 - oxidoreductase complex

Part Of:
GO:0005737 - cytoplasm

Term Members:
glycine cleavage system H protein (gcvH),
glycine decarboxylase (gcvP),
E3 monomer (lpd),
aminomethyltransferase (AMT),
glycine dehydrogenase [decarboxylating], mitochondrial (GLDC)

Unification Links: GO:0005960

Relationship Links: Wikipedia:RELATED-TO:Glycine_decarboxylase_complex

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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