ⓘ Ornithine decarboxylase

                                     

ⓘ Ornithine decarboxylase

The enzyme ornithine decarboxylase catalyzes the decarboxylation of ornithine to form putrescine. This reaction is the committed step in polyamine synthesis. In humans, this protein has 461 amino acids and forms a homodimer.

                                     
  • biology, Ornithine decarboxylase antizyme ODC - AZ is an ornithine decarboxylase inhibitor. It binds to, and destabilises, ornithine decarboxylase ODC
  • Ornithine decarboxylase is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the ODC1 gene. This gene encodes the rate - limiting enzyme of the polyamine biosynthesis
  • Ornithine decarboxylase antizyme 2 is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the OAZ2 gene. Ornithine decarboxylase catalyzes the conversion of ornithine
  • pyridoxal - dependent decarboxylases are a family of bacterial enzymes comprising ornithine decarboxylase EC 4.1.1.17, lysine decarboxylase EC 4.1.1.18 and
  • Ornithine decarboxylase antizyme is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the OAZ1 gene. Ornithine decarboxylase catalyzes the conversion of ornithine
  • pyridoxal - dependent decarboxylases are a family of enzymes comprising ornithine decarboxylase EC 4.1.1.17, lysine decarboxylase EC 4.1.1.18, arginine decarboxylase EC
  • Heiskala M, Andersson LC 2001 Expression of a novel human ornithine decarboxylase - like protein in the central nervous system and testes Biochem
  • intermediate in metabolic processes, ornithine is quite important. Ornithine via the action of ornithine decarboxylase E.C. 4.1.1.17 is the starting point
  • in humans is encoded by the AZIN1 gene. Ornithine decarboxylase ODC catalyzes the conversion of ornithine to putrescine in the first and apparently
  • mRNA encoding ornithine decarboxylase It has been suggested that this IRES allows cap - independent translation of ornithine decarboxylase at the G2 M phase
  • decarboxylase catalyzes the decarboxylation of Pyruvate Aromatic - L - amino - acid decarboxylase Glutamate decarboxylase Histidine decarboxylase Ornithine
  • walls. This enzyme is not found in humans, but the ortholog is ornithine decarboxylase DAPDC is a PLP - dependent enzyme belonging to the alanine racemase