6.3.2.8: UDP-N-acetylmuramate-L-alanine ligase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about UDP-N-acetylmuramate-L-alanine ligase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

ATP
+
UDP-N-acetyl-alpha-D-muramate
+
L-alanine
=
ADP
+
phosphate
+
UDP-N-acetyl-alpha-D-muramoyl-L-alanine

Synonyms

Alanine-adding enzyme, L-Ala ligase, L-Alanine adding enzyme, Mur ligase, MurC, MurC ligase, MurC synthetase, Synthetase, uridine diphospho-N-acetylmuramoylalanine, UDP-acetylmuramoyl-L-alanine synthetase, UDP-MurNAc:L-Ala ligase, UDP-MurNAc:L-alanine ligase, UDP-N-acetylmuramate-alanine ligase, UDP-N-acetylmuramoyl-L-alanine synthetase, UDP-N-acetylmuramoyl:L-alanine ligase, UDP-N-acetylmuramoylalanine synthetase, UDP-N-acetylmuramyl:L-alanine ligase, UNAM:Ala ligase, Uridine 5´-diphosphate-N-acetylmuramyl-L-alanine synthetase, Uridine diphosphate N-acetylmuramate:L-alanine ligase, Uridine diphospho-N-acetylmuramoylalanine synthetase, Uridine-diphosphate-N-acetylmuramate:L-alanine ligase

ECTree

     6 Ligases
         6.3 Forming carbon-nitrogen bonds
             6.3.2 Acid—amino-acid ligases (peptide synthases)
                6.3.2.8 UDP-N-acetylmuramate-L-alanine ligase