MetaCyc Reaction:

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion Type Simple Reactions Chemical Reactions
Reactions Classified By Substrate Small-Molecule Reactions

EC Number:

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.

Most BioCyc compounds have been protonated to a reference pH value of 7.3, and some reactions have been computationally balanced for hydrogen by adding free protons. Please see the PGDB Concepts Guide for more information.

Mass balance status: Balanced.

Enzyme Commission Primary Name: α-amino-acid esterase

Enzyme Commission Synonyms: α-amino acid ester hydrolase

Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG in kcal/mol): -12.414116 Inferred by computational analysis [Latendresse13]

Enzyme Commission Summary:
Also catalyses α-aminoacyl transfer to a number of amine nucleophiles.

Citations: [Takahashi74]

Unification Links: KEGG:R04191

Relationship Links: BRENDA:EC: , ENZYME:EC: , IUBMB-ExplorEnz:EC:


Latendresse13: Latendresse M. (2013). "Computing Gibbs Free Energy of Compounds and Reactions in MetaCyc."

Takahashi74: Takahashi T, Yamazaki Y, Kato K (1974). "Substrate specificity of an alpha-amino acid ester hydrolase produced by Acetobacter turbidans A.T.C.C. 9325." Biochem J 137(3);497-503. PMID: 4424889

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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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