IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature

EC 5.1.1.12

Accepted name: ornithine racemase

Reaction: L-ornithine = D-ornithine

Systematic name: ornithine racemase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 62213-28-9

References:

1. Chen, H.P., Lin, C.F., Lee, Y.J., Tsay, S.S. and Wu, S.H. Purification and properties of ornithine racemase from Clostridium sticklandii. J. Bacteriol. 182 (2000) 2052-2054. [PMID: 10715017]

[EC 5.1.1.12 created 1972 as EC 5.4.3.1, transferred 1976 to EC 5.1.1.12]


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