Summary: Ketopantoate hydroxymethyltransferase
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Ketopantoate hydroxymethyltransferase ( EC:126.96.36.199) is the first enzyme in the pantothenate biosynthesis pathway.
Jones CE, Brook JM, Buck D, Abell C, Smith AG; , J Bacteriol 1993;175:2125-2130.: Cloning and sequencing of the Escherichia coli panB gene, which encodes ketopantoate hydroxymethyltransferase, and overexpression of the enzyme. PUBMED:8096212 EPMC:8096212
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InterPro entry IPR003700
The panB gene from Escherichia coli encodes the first enzyme of the pantothenate biosynthesis pathway, ketopantoate hydroxymethyltransferase (KPHMT) EC. Fungal ketopantoate hydroxymethyltransferase is essential for the biosynthesis of coenzyme A, while the pathway intermediate 4'-phosphopantetheine is required for penicillin production [PUBMED:10503542].
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|Molecular function||3-methyl-2-oxobutanoate hydroxymethyltransferase activity (GO:0003864)|
|Biological process||pantothenate biosynthetic process (GO:0015940)|
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This superfamily consists of a number of TIM barrel domains found in enzymes such as pyruvate kinase, malate synthase and citrate lyase.
The clan contains the following 10 members:C-C_Bond_Lyase HpcH_HpaI ICL Malate_synthase Pantoate_transf PEP-utilizers_C PEP_mutase PEPcase PEPcase_2 PK
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|Author:||Mian N, Bateman A|
|Number in seed:||117|
|Number in full:||3509|
|Average length of the domain:||255.50 aa|
|Average identity of full alignment:||45 %|
|Average coverage of the sequence by the domain:||92.45 %|
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