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ENZYME entry: EC 2.6.1.7

Accepted Name
Kynurenine--oxoglutarate transaminase.
Alternative Name(s)
Kynurenine aminotransferase.
Kynurenine--oxoglutarate aminotransferase.
Reaction catalysed
L-kynurenine + 2-oxoglutarate <=> 4-(2-aminophenyl)-2,4-dioxobutanoate + L-glutamate
Cofactor(s)
Pyridoxal 5'-phosphate.
Comment(s)
  • Also acts on 3-hydroxykynurenine.
  • The product 4-(2-aminophenyl)-2,4-dioxobutanoate is converted into kynurenate by a spontaneous reaction.
Cross-references
BRENDA2.6.1.7
EC2PDB2.6.1.7
ExplorEnz2.6.1.7
PRIAM enzyme-specific profiles2.6.1.7
KEGG Ligand Database for Enzyme Nomenclature2.6.1.7
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature2.6.1.7
IntEnz2.6.1.7
MEDLINEFind literature relating to 2.6.1.7
MetaCyc2.6.1.7
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
Q5E9N4, AADAT_BOVIN;  Q8N5Z0, AADAT_HUMAN;  Q9WVM8, AADAT_MOUSE;  
Q64602, AADAT_RAT;  P00508, AATM_CHICK;  Q55F21, AATM_DICDI;  
P08907, AATM_HORSE;  P00505, AATM_HUMAN;  Q4R559, AATM_MACFA;  
P05202, AATM_MOUSE;  P00506, AATM_PIG;  Q5REB0, AATM_PONAB;  
P12345, AATM_RABIT;  P00507, AATM_RAT;  Q28F67, AATM_XENTR;  
P38840, ARO9_YEAST;  P47039, BNA3_YEAST;  Q16773, KAT1_HUMAN;  
Q8BTY1, KAT1_MOUSE;  Q08415, KAT1_RAT;  Q0P5G4, KAT3_BOVIN;  
Q7T3E5, KAT3_DANRE;  Q6YP21, KAT3_HUMAN;  Q71RI9, KAT3_MOUSE;  
Q58FK9, KAT3_RAT;  Q54KM6, KAT_DICDI;  

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