ENZYME entry: EC 220.127.116.11
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|ATP + L-histidine + beta-alanine <=> ADP + phosphate + carnosine|
- This enzyme was thought to form AMP, but studies with highly purified
enzyme proved that it forms ADP.
- Carnosine is a dipeptide that is present at high concentrations in
skeletal muscle and the olfactory bulb of vertebrates.
- It is also found in the skeletal muscle of some invertebrates.
- The enzyme can also catalyze the formation of homocarnosine from
4-aminobutyrate and L-histidine, with much lower activity.
|PRIAM enzyme-specific profiles||18.104.22.168|
|KEGG Ligand Database for Enzyme Nomenclature||22.214.171.124|
|IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature||126.96.36.199|
|MEDLINE||Find literature relating to 188.8.131.52|
|Rhea expert-curated reactions||184.108.40.206|
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