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Information on EC 4.1.1.116 - D-ornithine/D-lysine decarboxylase

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     4 Lyases
         4.1 Carbon-carbon lyases
             4.1.1 Carboxy-lyases
                4.1.1.116 D-ornithine/D-lysine decarboxylase
IUBMB Comments
The enzyme, characterized from the bacterium Salmonella typhimurium LT2, is specific for D-ornithine and D-lysine. Requires pyridoxal 5'-phosphate.
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The expected taxonomic range for this enzyme is: Salmonella enterica
Synonyms
D-Orn/D-Lys decarboxylase, D-ornithine/D-lysine decarboxylase, dokD, DOKDC, STM2360, more
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LITERATURE
D-lysine = cadaverine + CO2
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D-ornithine = putrescine + CO2
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