Information on EC 4.1.1.31 - phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase

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     4 Lyases
         4.1 Carbon-carbon lyases
             4.1.1 Carboxy-lyases
                4.1.1.31 phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase
IUBMB Comments
This enzyme replenishes oxaloacetate in the tricarboxylic acid cycle when operating in the reverse direction. The reaction proceeds in two steps: formation of carboxyphosphate and the enolate form of pyruvate, followed by carboxylation of the enolate and release of phosphate.
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The enzyme appears in viruses and cellular organisms
Synonyms
pepck, phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase, pepc, phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase, pepcase, pep carboxylase, c4 pepc, pepc1, phosphoenol pyruvate carboxylase, pep-carboxylase, more
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LITERATURE
phosphate + oxaloacetate = phosphoenolpyruvate + HCO3-
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[Brevibacterium] flavum
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