IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: L-erythro-3,5-diaminohexanoate dehydrogenase

Reaction: L-erythro-3,5-diaminohexanoate + H2O + NAD+ = (S)-5-amino-3-oxohexanoate + NH3 + NADH + H+

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Other name(s): L-3,5-diaminohexanoate dehydrogenase

Systematic name: L-erythro-3,5-diaminohexanoate:NAD+ oxidoreductase (deaminating)

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, GTD, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 37377-90-5


1. Baker, J.J., Jeng, I. and Barker, H.A. Purification and properties of L-erythro-3,5-diaminohexanoate dehydrogenase from a lysine-fermenting Clostridium. J. Biol. Chem. 247 (1972) 7724-7734. [PMID: 4344229]

[EC created 1976]

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