dCMP + H2O => dUMP + NH4+

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-73596
Type
Reaction [transition]
Species
Homo sapiens
Compartment
Synonyms
deamination of dCMP to form dUMP
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Cytosolic deoxycytidylate deaminase (DCTD) catalyzes the hydrolysis of dCMP (2'-deoxyuridine 5'-monophosphate) to yield dUMP (2'-deoxyuridine 5'-monophosphate) and ammonia. The active enzyme is a homohexamer (Maley et al. 1993; Weiner et al. 1993; unpublished crystallography data - PDB 2W4L).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
7685356 Primary structure of human deoxycytidylate deaminase and overexpression of its functional protein in Escherichia coli

Weiner, KX, Weiner, RS, Maley, F, Maley, GF

J Biol Chem 1993
8448179 Properties of an affinity-column-purified human deoxycytidylate deaminase

Maley, GF, Lobo, AP, Maley, F

Biochim Biophys Acta 1993
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Catalyst Activity
Title
dCMP deaminase activity of DCTD hexamer [cytosol]
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Activity
Orthologous Events
Cross References
Rhea
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