HMM Summary Page: TIGR01047

Functioncarboxynorspermidine decarboxylase
Gene SymbolnspC
Trusted Cutoff409.05
Domain Trusted Cutoff409.05
Noise Cutoff205.95
Domain Noise Cutoff205.95
Isology Typeequivalog
HMM Length380
Mainrole CategoryCentral intermediary metabolism
Subrole CategoryPolyamine biosynthesis
Gene Ontology TermGO:0008216: spermidine metabolic process biological_process
GO:0016831: carboxy-lyase activity molecular_function
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateNov 21 2000 2:19PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis protein is related to diaminopimelate decarboxylase. It is the last enzyme in norspermidine biosynthesis by an unusual pathway shown in Vibrio alginolyticus.
ReferencesDR COGS; COG0019 DR EXPERIMENTAL; EGAD|19651|20127; Vibrio alginolyticus RM 92065241 RT Purification and some properties of carboxynorspermidine synthase participating in a novel biosynthetic pathway for norspermidine in Vibrio alginolyticus. RA Nakao H, Shinoda S, Yamamoto S RL J Gen Microbiol 1991 Jul;137 ( Pt 7):1737-42