ENZYME entry: EC 4.1.1.53

Accepted Name
Phenylalanine decarboxylase.
Alternative Name(s)
L-phenylalanine carboxy-lyase.
L-phenylalanine decarboxylase.
Reaction catalysed
L-phenylalanine <=> phenylethylamine + CO(2)
Cofactor(s)
Pyridoxal 5'-phosphate.
Comment(s)
Also acts on tyrosine and other aromatic amino acids.
Cross-references
BRENDA4.1.1.53
EC2PDB4.1.1.53
ExplorEnz4.1.1.53
PRIAM enzyme-specific profiles4.1.1.53
KEGG Ligand Database for Enzyme Nomenclature4.1.1.53
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature4.1.1.53
IntEnz4.1.1.53
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MetaCyc4.1.1.53

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