HMM Summary Page: TIGR01833

Functionhydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA synthase
Trusted Cutoff286.20
Domain Trusted Cutoff286.20
Noise Cutoff233.65
Domain Noise Cutoff233.65
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number2.3.3.10
HMM Length457
AuthorSelengut J
Entry DateFeb 25 2003 1:41PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentHydroxymethylglutaryl(HMG)-CoA synthase is the first step of isopentenyl pyrophosphate (IPP) biosynthesis via the mevalonate pathway. This pathway is found mainly in eukaryotes, but also in archaea and some bacteria. This model is specific for eukaryotes.
Genome PropertyGenProp0047: IPP biosynthesis via mevalonate (HMM)