ornithine => putrescine + CO2

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-70692
Type
Reaction [transition]
Species
Homo sapiens
Compartment
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L-ornithine is converted into putrescine by ODC holoenzyme complex.Putrescine is subsequent used for polyamine synthesis.

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
  The Metabolic and Molecular Bases of Inherited Disease, 8th ed

Scriver, CR, Beaudet, AL, Valle, D, Sly, WS

  2001
Participants
Participant Of
Catalyst Activity
Catalyst Activity
Title
ornithine decarboxylase activity of PXLP-K69-ODC1 [cytosol]
Physical Entity
Activity
Orthologous Events
Cross References
Rhea
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