Term Information [More information on glutamate decarboxylase activity]

Accession
GO:0004351
Name
glutamate decarboxylase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
L-aspartate-alpha-decarboxylase activity, L-glutamate 1-carboxy-lyase (4-aminobutanoate-forming), L-glutamate 1-carboxy-lyase activity, L-glutamate alpha-decarboxylase activity, L-glutamic acid decarboxylase activity, L-glutamic decarboxylase activity, cysteic acid decarboxylase activity, gamma-glutamate decarboxylase activity, aspartic alpha-decarboxylase
Definition
Catalysis of the reaction: L-glutamate = 4-aminobutanoate + CO2. Source: EC:4.1.1.15
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0004351 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of glutamate decarboxylase activity (GO:0004351)
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glutamate decarboxylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
glutamate decarboxylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
glutamate decarboxylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lyase activity (GO:0016829)
glutamate decarboxylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carbon-carbon lyase activity (GO:0016830)
glutamate decarboxylase activity [is_a relation] is_a  carboxy-lyase activity (GO:0016831)
Children of glutamate decarboxylase activity (GO:0004351)
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glutamate decarboxylase complex (GO:1902793) [capable_of relation] capable_of  glutamate decarboxylase activity