IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature

EC 2.6.1.29

Accepted name: diamine transaminase

Reaction: An α,ω-diamine + 2-oxoglutarate = an ω-aminoaldehyde + L-glutamate

Other name(s): amine transaminase; amine-ketoacid transaminase; diamine aminotransferase; diamine-ketoglutaric transaminase

Systematic name: diamine:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9031-83-8

References:

1. Kim, K. Purification and properties of a diamine α-ketoglutarate transaminase from Escherichia coli. J. Biol. Chem. 239 (1964) 783-786.

[EC 2.6.1.29 created 1972]


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