L-tartrate dehydratasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> From E coli; forms oxaloacetate and water; exists in an inactive low-molecular form, which is converted into the active enzyme in the presence of fe(2+) and thiol; related to class I fumarases

Registry number: EC 4.2.1.32

Synonyms: (r,r)-tartrate hydro-lyase

(26 Jun 1999)

LT, lt, LT-2, L-tartrate decarboxylase < Prev | Next > LTDH short chain dehydrogenase, LTH, LTL

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