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EC Number: 188.8.131.52
The reaction direction shown, that is, A + B ↔ C + D versus C + D ↔ A + B, is in accordance with the Enzyme Commission system.
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Mass balance status: Balanced.
Enzyme Commission Primary Name: GTP cyclohydrolase IV
Enzyme Commission Synonyms: MptA, GTP cyclohydrolase MptA
Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG'° in kcal/mol): -15.475769 [Latendresse13]
Enzyme Commission Summary:
Requires Fe2+. A zinc protein. This enzyme is involved in tetrahydromethanopterin biosynthesis in methanogenic archaea. cf. EC 184.108.40.206, GTP cyclohydrolase I, EC 220.127.116.11, GTP cyclohydrolase II and EC 18.104.22.168, GTP cyclohydrolase IIa.
Unification Links: Rhea:25860
Grochowski07: Grochowski LL, Xu H, Leung K, White RH (2007). "Characterization of an Fe(2+)-dependent archaeal-specific GTP cyclohydrolase, MptA, from Methanocaldococcus jannaschii." Biochemistry 46(22);6658-67. PMID: 17497938
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