IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: 1D-1-guanidino-3-amino-1,3-dideoxy-scyllo-inositol transaminase

Reaction: 1D-1-guanidino-3-amino-1,3-dideoxy-scyllo-inositol + pyruvate = 1D-1-guanidino-1-deoxy-3-dehydro-scyllo-inositol + L-alanine

Other name(s): guanidinoaminodideoxy-scyllo-inositol-pyruvate aminotransferase; L-alanine-N-amidino-3-(or 5-)keto-scyllo-inosamine transaminase

Systematic name: 1D-1-guanidino-3-amino-1,3-dideoxy-scyllo-inositol:pyruvate aminotransferase

Comments: L-Glutamate and L-glutamine can also act as amino donors.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 57127-19-2


1. Walker, J.B. Enzymatic reactions involved in streptomycin biosynthesis and metabolism. Lloydia 34 (1971) 363-371.

2. Walker, J.B. and Walker, M.S. Streptomycin biosynthesis. Transamination reactions involving inosamines and inosadiamines. Biochemistry 8 (1969) 763-770. [PMID: 5781017]

[EC created 1976]

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