Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.

Succinate-coa ligases

From Biology-Online Dictionary | Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

succinate-CoA ligases

(Science: enzyme) enzymes that catalyze the first step leading to the oxidation of succinic acid by the reversible formation of succinyl-coA from succinate and CoA with the concomitant cleavage of aTP to aDP (ec 6.2.1.5) or gTP to gDP (ec 6.2.1.4) and orthophosphate. Itaconate can act instead of succinate and itp instead of GTP.ec 6.2.1.-.

Chemical name: Succinate:coA ligase (gDP- or ADP-forming)

Registry number: EC 6.2.1.-