HMM Summary Page: TIGR03328

Functionmethylthioribulose-1-phosphate dehydratase
Gene SymbolmtnB
Trusted Cutoff137.05
Domain Trusted Cutoff137.05
Noise Cutoff128.75
Domain Noise Cutoff128.75
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number4.2.-.-
HMM Length194
Mainrole CategoryAmino acid biosynthesis
Subrole CategoryAspartate family
Gene Ontology TermGO:0016835: carbon-oxygen lyase activity molecular_function
GO:0019509: L-methionine salvage from methylthioadenosine biological_process
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateMar 1 2007 5:00PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentMembers of this family are the methylthioribulose-1-phosphate dehydratase of the methionine salvage pathway. This pathway allows methylthioadenosine, left over from polyamine biosynthesis, to be recycled to methionine.
ReferencesRN [1] RM PMID: 15102328 RT Bacterial variations on the methionine salvage pathway. RA Sekowska A, Denervaud V, Ashida H, Michoud K, Haas D, Yokota A, Danchin A RL BMC Microbiol. 2004 Mar 4;4:9. DR HAMAP; MF_01678; 1 of 164
Genome PropertyGenProp0729: methionine salvage from methylthioadenosine (HMM)