MetaCyc Reaction:

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion TypeSimple ReactionsChemical Reactions
Reactions Classified By SubstrateMacromolecule ReactionsPolynucleotide-ReactionsRNA-ReactionstRNA-Reactions

EC Number:

Enzymes and Genes:

Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655: 10-formyltetrahydrofolate:L-methionyl-tRNAfMet N-formyltransferaseInferred from experiment: fmt

The direction shown, i.e. which substrates are on the left and right sides, is in accordance with the Enzyme Commission system.

Mass balance status: Balanced.

Enzyme Commission Primary Name: methionyl-tRNA formyltransferase

Enzyme Commission Synonyms: N10-formyltetrahydrofolic-methionyl-transfer ribonucleic transformylase, formylmethionyl-transfer ribonucleic synthetase, methionyl ribonucleic formyltransferase, methionyl-tRNA Met formyltransferase, methionyl-tRNA transformylase, methionyl-transfer RNA transformylase, methionyl-transfer ribonucleate methyltransferase, methionyl-transfer ribonucleic transformylase

Taxonomic Range: Metazoa, Fungi, Bacteria

Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG in kcal/mol): 22.7Inferred by computational analysis [Latendresse13]

Citations: [Dickerman67]

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Unification Links: KEGG:R03940

Relationship Links: BRENDA:EC:, ENZYME:EC:, IUBMB-ExplorEnz:EC:, UniProt:RELATED-TO:O51091, UniProt:RELATED-TO:P23882, UniProt:RELATED-TO:P32785, UniProt:RELATED-TO:P44787, UniProt:RELATED-TO:P47605, UniProt:RELATED-TO:P50932, UniProt:RELATED-TO:P56461, UniProt:RELATED-TO:P75235, UniProt:RELATED-TO:P94463, UniProt:RELATED-TO:Q9CEE9, UniProt:RELATED-TO:Q9JWY9, UniProt:RELATED-TO:Q9PJ28, UniProt:RELATED-TO:Q55163


Dickerman67: Dickerman HW, Steers E, Redfield BG, Weissbach H (1967). "Methionyl soluble ribonucleic acid transformylase. I. Purification and partial characterization." J Biol Chem 242(7);1522-5. PMID: 5337045

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

Report Errors or Provide Feedback
Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
Page generated by SRI International Pathway Tools version 19.5 on Thu Nov 26, 2015, BIOCYC14B.