HMM Summary Page: TIGR01324

Functioncystathionine beta-lyase
Gene SymbolmetC
Trusted Cutoff365.90
Domain Trusted Cutoff365.90
Noise Cutoff282.90
Domain Noise Cutoff282.90
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number4.4.1.8
HMM Length377
Mainrole CategoryAmino acid biosynthesis
Subrole CategoryAspartate family
Gene Ontology TermGO:0004121: cystathionine beta-lyase activity molecular_function
GO:0009086: methionine biosynthetic process biological_process
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateAug 22 2001 5:16PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentThis HMM represents cystathionine beta-lyase (alternate name: beta-cystathionase), one of several pyridoxal-dependent enzymes of cysteine, methionine, and homocysteine metabolism. This enzyme is involved in the biosynthesis of Met from Cys.
ReferencesDR PROSITE; PDOC00677; Cys/Met metabolism enzymes pyridoxal-phosphate attachment site
Genome PropertyGenProp0161: methionine biosynthesis from homoserine (HMM)