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Cysteine synthase

Cysteine synthase

(Science: enzyme) An enzyme that catalyses the biosynthesis of cysteine in microorganisms and plants from o-acetyl-l-serine and hydrogen sulfide.

chemical name: O(3)-Acetyl-L-serine acetate-lyase (adding hydrogen sulfide)

registry number: EC

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