ENZYME entry: EC 2.1.2.5

Accepted Name
Glutamate formimidoyltransferase.
Alternative Name(s)
Formiminoglutamic acid transferase.
Formiminoglutamic formiminotransferase.
Glutamate formiminotransferase.
Glutamate formyltransferase.
Reaction catalysed
  • 5-formimidoyltetrahydrofolate + L-glutamate <=> tetrahydrofolate + N-formimidoyl-L-glutamate
  • 5-formyltetrahydrofolate + L-glutamate <=> tetrahydrofolate + N-formyl-L-glutamate
Cofactor(s)
Pyridoxal 5'-phosphate.
Comment(s)
  • In eukaryotes occurs as a bifunctional enzyme also having EC 4.3.1.4 activity.
  • Formerly EC 2.1.2.6.
Cross-references
BRENDA2.1.2.5
EC2PDB2.1.2.5
ExplorEnz2.1.2.5
PRIAM enzyme-specific profiles2.1.2.5
KEGG Ligand Database for Enzyme Nomenclature2.1.2.5
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature2.1.2.5
IntEnz2.1.2.5
MEDLINEFind literature relating to 2.1.2.5
MetaCyc2.1.2.5
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
Q9YH58, FTCD_CHICK;  Q54JL3, FTCD_DICDI;  O95954, FTCD_HUMAN;  
Q91XD4, FTCD_MOUSE;  P53603, FTCD_PIG;  O88618, FTCD_RAT;  

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