SeCysta is hydrolysed to Sec by PXLP-K211-Cth

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R-RNO-2408502
Type
Reaction [transition]
Species
Rattus norvegicus
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General
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SeCysta is hydrolysed to Sec by PXLP-K211-Cth

In rat cytosol, cystathionine gamma-lyase (Cth) homotetramer is involved in the hydrolysis of selenocystathionine (SeCysta) into selenocysteine (Sec), ammonia and 2-oxobutanoic acid by an alpha,gamma-elimination reaction (Esaki et al. 1981).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
6456763 Enzymatic synthesis of selenocysteine in rat liver

Esaki, N, Nakamura, T, Tanaka, H, Suzuki, T, Morino, Y, Soda, K

Biochemistry 1981
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Catalyst Activity
Catalyst Activity
Title
selenocystathionine gamma-lyase activity of PXLP-K211-Cth tetramer [cytosol]
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Activity
Orthologous Events
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