4.1.1.1: pyruvate decarboxylase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about pyruvate decarboxylase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

a 2-oxo carboxylate
=
an aldehyde
+
CO2

Synonyms

8-10 nm cytoplasmic filament-associated protein, alpha-Carboxylase, alpha-Keto acid carboxylase, bifunctional pyruvate decarboxylase/pyruvate ferredoxin oxidoreductase, Decarboxylase, pyruvate, GPDC1, IFPL730, KivD, KlPDC, KviD, NcPDC, P59NC, PDC, PDC I, PDC II, PDC1, Pdc1p, PDC2, PDC3, PDC4, Pdc5, Pdc6, PDCS.c., PDCZ.m., POR, pyruvamide-activated yeast pyruvate decarboxylase, pyruvate decarboxylase, pyruvate decarboxylase 1, Pyruvic decarboxylase, R-selective pyruvate decarboxylase, SCPDC, scpdc1, ScPDC5, TTHA1213, yeast pyruvate decarboxylase, YPDC, ZbPDC, ZmPDC

ECTree

     4 Lyases
         4.1 Carbon-carbon lyases
             4.1.1 Carboxy-lyases
                4.1.1.1 pyruvate decarboxylase