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EC number
Accepted name
2,4-diaminopentanoate dehydrogenase (NAD+)
(2R,4S)-2,4-diaminopentanoate + H2O + NAD+ = (2R)-2-amino-4-oxopentanoate + NH3 + NADH + H+
Other name(s)
DAPDH (ambiguous)
Systematic name
(2R,4S)-2,4-diaminopentanoate:NADP+ oxidoreductase (deaminating)
The enzyme, characterized from an unknown bacterium in an environmental sample, has some activity with (2R,4R)-2,4-diaminopentanoate. It has very low activity with NADP+ (cf. EC, 2,4-diaminopentanoate dehydrogenase).
created 2017
EC Tree created 1961, deleted 1982