MetaCyc Reaction: [no EC number assigned]

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

Enzymes and Genes:

Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655: peroxyureidoacrylate / ureidoacrylate amido hydrolaseInferred from experiment: rutB

Sub-reaction of: (Z)-3-ureidoacrylate peracid + H+ + H2O → (Z)-3-peroxyaminoacrylate + ammonium + CO2

In Pathway: uracil degradation III

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.

Most BioCyc compounds have been protonated to a reference pH value of 7.3. Please see the PGDB Concepts Guide for more information.

Mass balance status: Balanced.

Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG in kcal/mol): -2.3271103Inferred by computational analysis [Latendresse13]

The enzyme also shows activity towards ureidoacrylate. Part of the Rut pyrimidine catabolic pathway.

Citations: [Kim10f]

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Unification Links: Rhea:31594

Created 03-May-2010 by Keseler I, SRI International


Kim10f: Kim KS, Pelton JG, Inwood WB, Andersen U, Kustu S, Wemmer DE (2010). "The Rut pathway for pyrimidine degradation: novel chemistry and toxicity problems." J Bacteriol 192(16):4089-102. PMID: 20400551

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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