aspartate + glutamine + ATP <=> asparagine + glutamate + AMP + pyrophosphate [ASNS]

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R-HSA-70599
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Reaction [transition]
Species
Homo sapiens
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Cytosolic asparagine synthase (ASNS) catalyzes the reaction of aspartate, glutamine, and ATP to form asparagine, glutamate, AMP, and pyrophosphate. Studies of the recombinant protein expressed in E. coli suggest that the active form of the enzyme is a dimer (Van Heeke and Schuster 1989).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
2564390 Expression of human asparagine synthetase in Escherichia coli

Van Heeke, G, Schuster, SM

J Biol Chem 1989
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asparagine synthase (glutamine-hydrolyzing) activity of ASNS dimer [cytosol]
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