HMM Summary Page: TIGR01890

Functionamino-acid N-acetyltransferase
Gene SymbolargA
Trusted Cutoff202.85
Domain Trusted Cutoff202.85
Noise Cutoff174.75
Domain Noise Cutoff174.75
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number2.3.1.1
HMM Length429
Mainrole CategoryAmino acid biosynthesis
Subrole CategoryGlutamate family
Gene Ontology TermGO:0004042: acetyl-CoA:L-glutamate N-acetyltransferase activity molecular_function
GO:0006592: ornithine biosynthetic process biological_process
AuthorSelengut J
Entry DateApr 28 2003 10:54AM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis model represents a clade of amino-acid N-acetyltransferases acting mainly on glutamate in the first step of the "acetylated" ornithine biosynthesis pathway. For this reason it is also called N-acetylglutamate synthase. The enzyme may also act on aspartate.
References DR HAMAP; MF_01105; 47 of 47
Genome PropertyGenProp0118: ornithine biosynthesis from glutamate, acetylated branch (HMM)