Excess cysteine yields lanthionine and H2S

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-1614591
Type
Reaction
Species
Homo sapiens
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Summation

Excess homocysteine will change the enzymatic activity of CBS such that other reactions than transsulfuration take place. In these reactions, oxobutanoate, lanthionine, and homolanthionine are produced by cystathionine gamma-lyase (CTH) (Chiku et al. 2009, Steegborn et al. 1999)

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Catalyst Activity
Title
L-cysteine desulfhydrase activity of CTH tetramer:PXLP [cytosol]
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