ENZYME entry: EC 2.6.1.6

Accepted Name
Leucine transaminase.
Alternative Name(s)
Leucine aminotransferase.
Reaction catalysed
L-leucine + 2-oxoglutarate <=> 4-methyl-2-oxopentanoate + L-glutamate
Cofactor(s)
Pyridoxal 5'-phosphate.
Comment(s)
Differs from EC 2.6.1.42 in that it does not act on L-valine or L-isoleucine, although it does act on L-methionine.
Cross-references
BRENDA2.6.1.6
EC2PDB2.6.1.6
ExplorEnz2.6.1.6
PRIAM enzyme-specific profiles2.6.1.6
KEGG Ligand Database for Enzyme Nomenclature2.6.1.6
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature2.6.1.6
IntEnz2.6.1.6
MEDLINEFind literature relating to 2.6.1.6
MetaCyc2.6.1.6

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