Reaction: oxalyl-CoA = formyl-CoA + CO2
Glossary: thiamine diphosphate
Other name(s): oxalyl coenzyme A decarboxylase; oxalyl-CoA carboxy-lyase
Systematic name: oxalyl-CoA carboxy-lyase (formyl-CoA-forming)
Comments: A thiamine-diphosphate protein.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9024-96-8
1. Quayle, J.R. Carbon assimilation by Pseudomonas oxalaticus (OX1). 7. Decarboxylation of oxalyl-coenzyme A to formyl-coenzyme A. Biochem. J. 89 (1963) 492-503.