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ENZYME entry: EC

Accepted Name
[methyl-Co(III) glycine betaine-specific corrinoid protein]- -tetrahydrofolate methyltransferase.
Reaction catalysed
(6S)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofolate + methyl-Co(III)-[glycine betaine-specific corrinoid protein] <=> (6S)-5-methyl-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrofolate + Co(I)-[glycine betaine-specific corrinoid protein] + H(+)
  • This enzyme, characterized from the anaerobic bacterium Desulfitobacterium hafniense Y51, catalyzes a similar reaction to that of EC, but in the opposite direction, transferring a methyl group from a methylated corrinoid protein to tetrahydrofolate.
  • The corrinoid protein is specifically methylated by EC
PRIAM enzyme-specific profiles2.1.1.378
KEGG Ligand Database for Enzyme Nomenclature2.1.1.378
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature2.1.1.378
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Rhea expert-curated reactions2.1.1.378

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