HMM Summary Page: TIGR03844

Functioncysteate synthase
Trusted Cutoff324.90
Domain Trusted Cutoff324.90
Noise Cutoff215.80
Domain Noise Cutoff215.80
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number2.5.1.76
HMM Length398
Mainrole CategoryBiosynthesis of cofactors, prosthetic groups, and carriers
Subrole CategoryOther
Gene Ontology TermGO:0003824: catalytic activity molecular_function
GO:0019295: coenzyme M biosynthetic process biological_process
GO:0030170: pyridoxal phosphate binding molecular_function
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateSep 29 2009 1:43PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentMembers of this family are cysteate synthase, an enzyme of alternate pathway to sulfopyruvate, a precursor of coenzyme M.
ReferencesRN [1] RM PMID:19761441 RT Convergent evolution of coenzyme M biosynthesis in the Methanosarcinales: cysteate synthase evolved from an ancestral threonine synthase. RA Graham DE, Taylor SM, Wolf RZ, Namboori SC RL Biochem J. 2009 Sep 17.
Genome PropertyGenProp0893: sulfopyruvate biosynthesis via L-cysteate (HMM)