HMM Summary Page: TIGR01225

Functionhistidine ammonia-lyase
Gene SymbolhutH
Trusted Cutoff539.15
Domain Trusted Cutoff539.15
Noise Cutoff534.10
Domain Noise Cutoff534.10
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number4.3.1.3
HMM Length506
Mainrole CategoryEnergy metabolism
Subrole CategoryAmino acids and amines
Gene Ontology TermGO:0004397: histidine ammonia-lyase activity molecular_function
GO:0006548: histidine catabolic process biological_process
AuthorHaft DH, Dodson RJ
Entry DateMay 4 2001 12:30PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis enzyme deaminates histidine to urocanic acid, the first step in histidine degradation. It is closely related to phenylalanine ammonia-lyase.
ReferencesDR HAMAP; MF_00229; 143 of 144
Genome PropertyGenProp0145: histidine degradation to glutamate (HMM)