(R)-3-aminoisobutyric acid + pyruvate => 2-methyl-3-oxopropanoate + alanine

Stable Identifier
R-RNO-909775
Type
Reaction [transition]
Species
Rattus norvegicus
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General
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(R)-3-aminoisobutyric acid + pyruvate => 2-methyl-3-oxopropanoate + alanine

Mitochondrial Agxt2 tetramer catalyzes the reaction of (R)-3-aminoisobutyric acid and pyruvate to form 2-methyl-3-oxopropanoate and alanine (Lee et al. 1995; Tamaki et al. 1990).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
7592550 Molecular cloning and sequencing of a cDNA encoding alanine-glyoxylate aminotransferase 2 from rat kidney

Lee, IS, Muragaki, Y, Ideguchi, T, Hase, T, Tsuji, M, Ooshima, A, Okuno, E, Kido, R

J Biochem 1995
2158891 Purification, characterization and inhibition of D-3-aminoisobutyrate aminotransferase from the rat liver

Tamaki, N, Kaneko, M, Mizota, C, Kikugawa, M, Fujimoto, S

Eur J Biochem 1990
Participants
Catalyst Activity
Catalyst Activity
Title
(R)-3-amino-2-methylpropionate-pyruvate transaminase activity of Agxt2 tetramer [mitochondrial matrix]
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Activity
Orthologous Events
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