IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: formimidoylglutamate deiminase

Reaction:N-formimidoyl-L-glutamate + H2O = N-formyl-L-glutamate + NH3

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Other name(s): formiminoglutamate deiminase; formiminoglutamic iminohydrolase

Systematic name:N-formimidoyl-L-glutamate iminohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9054-85-7


1. Wickner, R.B. and Tabor, H. N-Formimino-L-glutamate iminohydrolase (Pseudomonas sp.). Methods Enzymol. 17B (1971) 80-84.

[EC created 1975, modified 2000]

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