deoxyhypusine synthasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Catalyses the transfer of the 4-aminobutyl moiety from spermidine to the epsilon amino group of a specific lysine residue

Registry number: EC 1.5.1.-

Synonyms: spermidine dehydrogenase (nad, l-deoxyhypusyl-forming)

(26 Jun 1999)