Term Information [More information on glutamate-cysteine ligase activity]

Accession
GO:0004357
Name
glutamate-cysteine ligase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
L-glutamate:L-cysteine gamma-ligase (ADP-forming) activity, gamma-glutamyl-L-cysteine synthetase activity, gamma-glutamylcysteine synthetase activity, gamma-glutamylcysteinyl synthetase activity
Definition
Catalysis of the reaction: L-cysteine + L-glutamate + ATP = L-gamma-glutamyl-L-cysteine + ADP + 2 H(+) + phosphate. Source: RHEA:13288, EC:6.3.2.2
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0004357 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of glutamate-cysteine ligase activity (GO:0004357)
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glutamate-cysteine ligase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
glutamate-cysteine ligase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
glutamate-cysteine ligase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) ligase activity (GO:0016874)
glutamate-cysteine ligase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) ligase activity, forming carbon-nitrogen bonds (GO:0016879)
glutamate-cysteine ligase activity [is_a relation] is_a  acid-amino acid ligase activity (GO:0016881)
Children of glutamate-cysteine ligase activity (GO:0004357)
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glutamate-cysteine ligase complex (GO:0017109) [capable_of relation] capable_of  glutamate-cysteine ligase activity
negative regulation of glutamate-cysteine ligase activity (GO:0035228) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  glutamate-cysteine ligase activity
positive regulation of glutamate-cysteine ligase activity (GO:0035229) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  glutamate-cysteine ligase activity
regulation of glutamate-cysteine ligase activity (GO:0035227) [regulates relation] regulates  glutamate-cysteine ligase activity