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MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0016831 - carboxy-lyase activity

Synonyms: decarboxylase activity

Definition: Catalysis of the nonhydrolytic addition or removal of a carboxyl group to or from a compound.

Parent Classes:
GO:0016830 - carbon-carbon lyase activity

Child Classes:
GO:0004014 - adenosylmethionine decarboxylase activity (4),
GO:0004058 - aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase activity (1),
GO:0004068 - aspartate 1-decarboxylase activity (2),
GO:0004351 - glutamate decarboxylase activity (4),
GO:0004398 - histidine decarboxylase activity (1),
GO:0004425 - indole-3-glycerol-phosphate synthase activity (1),
GO:0004492 - methylmalonyl-CoA decarboxylase activity (1),
GO:0004586 - ornithine decarboxylase activity (3),
GO:0004590 - orotidine-5'-phosphate decarboxylase activity (3),
GO:0004609 - phosphatidylserine decarboxylase activity (2),
GO:0004611 - phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase activity (4),
GO:0004633 - phosphopantothenoylcysteine decarboxylase activity (1),
GO:0004638 - phosphoribosylaminoimidazole carboxylase activity (4),
GO:0004782 - sulfinoalanine decarboxylase activity (1),
GO:0004853 - uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase activity (2),
GO:0008694 - 3-octaprenyl-4-hydroxybenzoate carboxy-lyase activity (1),
GO:0008792 - arginine decarboxylase activity (2),
GO:0008836 - diaminopimelate decarboxylase activity (1),
GO:0008923 - lysine decarboxylase activity (2),
GO:0008948 - oxaloacetate decarboxylase activity (2),
GO:0008949 - oxalyl-CoA decarboxylase activity (1),
GO:0009028 - tartronate-semialdehyde synthase activity (1),
GO:0033982 - 3-dehydro-L-gulonate-6-phosphate decarboxylase activity (2),
GO:0048040 - UDP-glucuronate decarboxylase activity (1)

Term Members:
PanD proenzyme, π protein,
indole-3-glycerol phosphate synthase / phosphoribosylanthranilate isomerase (trpC),
ornithine decarboxylase, biosynthetic (speC),
ornithine decarboxylase, degradative (speF),
Adi (adiA),
adenosylmethionine decarboxylase, proenzyme (speD),
lysine decarboxylase 2 (ldcC),
uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase (hemE),
3-keto-L-gulonate 6-phosphate decarboxylase (ulaD),
3-keto-L-gulonate 6-phosphate decarboxylase (sgbH),
phosphatidylserine decarboxylase, proenzyme (psd),
3-octaprenyl-4-hydroxybenzoate carboxy-lyase monomer (ubiD),
glutamate decarboxylase A subunit (gadA),
glutamate decarboxylase B subunit (gadB),
phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase (ATP) (pck),
methylmalonyl-CoA decarboxylase (scpB),
oxalyl-CoA decarboxylase (oxc),
Cysteine sulfinic acid decarboxylase (CSAD),
Glutamate decarboxylase 1 (GAD1),
phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase, cytosolic [GTP] (PCK1),
sphingosine phosphate lyase 1 (Sgpl1)

Unification Links: GO:0016831

Relationship Links: ENZYME:RELATED-TO:4.1.1, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_333, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_1499, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_30831, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_31585, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_77042, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_79938, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_97441, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_106330, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_106753, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_107600, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_107810, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_108505, Reactome:RELATED-TO:REACT_109521

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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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