IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: aspartyltransferase

Reaction: L-asparagine + hydroxylamine = NH3 + β-L-aspartylhydroxamate

Other name(s): β-aspartyl transferase; aspartotransferase

Systematic name: L-asparagine:hydroxylamine γ-aspartyltransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37257-23-1


1. Jayaram, H.N., Ramakrishnan, T. and Vaidyanathan, C.S. Aspartotransferase from Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Ra. Indian J. Biochem. 6 (1969) 106-110.

[EC created 1972]

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