Reaction: trans-L-3-hydroxyproline = Δ1-pyrroline 2-carboxylate + H2O
Other name(s): trans-L-3-hydroxyproline hydro-lyase
Systematic name: trans-L-3-hydroxyproline hydro-lyase (Δ1-pyrroline-2-carboxylate-forming)
Comments: Highly specific. 2,3-Dehydroproline is an intermediate.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number:
1. Ramaswamy, S.G. Conversion of 3-hydroxyproline to proline in the rat requires reduced pyridine-nucleotides. Fed. Proc. 42 (1983) 2232 only.