nicotinamide methyltransferasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Catalyses reversibly the methylation of nicotinamide in the presence of s-adenosylmethionine to yield 1-methylnicotinamide and s-adenosylhomocysteine

Registry number: EC 2.1.1.1

Synonyms: nicotinamide methylase, nicotinamide-s-adenosylmethionine methyltransferase

(26 Jun 1999)