Term Information [More information on 5-aminolevulinate synthase activity]

Accession
GO:0003870
Name
5-aminolevulinate synthase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
5-aminolevulinate synthetase activity, 5-aminolevulinic acid synthase activity, 5-aminolevulinic acid synthetase activity, ALA synthase activity, ALA synthetase activity, ALAS activity, alpha-aminolevulinic acid synthase activity, aminolevulinate synthase activity, aminolevulinate synthetase activity, aminolevulinic acid synthase activity, aminolevulinic acid synthetase activity, aminolevulinic synthetase activity, delta-ALA synthetase activity, delta-aminolevulinate synthase activity, delta-aminolevulinate synthetase activity, delta-aminolevulinic acid synthase activity, delta-aminolevulinic acid synthetase activity, delta-aminolevulinic synthetase activity, succinyl-CoA:glycine C-succinyltransferase (decarboxylating)
Definition
Catalysis of the reaction: glycine + H(+) + succinyl-CoA = 5-aminolevulinate + CO(2) + CoA. Source: EC:2.3.1.37, RHEA:12924
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0003870 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of 5-aminolevulinate synthase activity (GO:0003870)
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5-aminolevulinate synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
5-aminolevulinate synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
5-aminolevulinate synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity (GO:0016740)
5-aminolevulinate synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity, transferring acyl groups (GO:0016746)
5-aminolevulinate synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity, transferring acyl groups other than amino-acyl groups (GO:0016747)
5-aminolevulinate synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) N-acyltransferase activity (GO:0016410)
5-aminolevulinate synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) succinyltransferase activity (GO:0016748)
5-aminolevulinate synthase activity [is_a relation] is_a  N-succinyltransferase activity (GO:0016749)

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