MetaCyc Reaction: [no EC number assigned]

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion TypeSimple ReactionsChemical Reactions
Reactions Classified By SubstrateSmall-Molecule Reactions

In Pathway: L-tryptophan degradation XI (mammalian, via kynurenine)

The direction shown, i.e. which substrates are on the left and right sides, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.

This reaction can occur spontaneously -- no enzyme is required.

Mass balance status: Balanced.

Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG in kcal/mol): -48.637Inferred by computational analysis [Latendresse13]

Citations: [Heyes97]

Created 30-Jul-2009 by Fulcher CA, SRI International


Heyes97: Heyes MP, Chen CY, Major EO, Saito K (1997). "Different kynurenine pathway enzymes limit quinolinic acid formation by various human cell types." Biochem J 326 ( Pt 2);351-6. PMID: 9291104

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

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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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