IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: D-4-hydroxyphenylglycine transaminase

Reaction: D-4-hydroxyphenylglycine + 2-oxoglutarate = 4-hydroxyphenylglyoxylate + L-glutamate

Other name(s): D-hydroxyphenylglycine aminotransferase

Systematic name: D-4-hydroxyphenylglycine:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase

Comments: A pyridoxal-phosphate protein.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 117444-05-0


1. Van den Tweel, W.J.J., Ogg, R.L.H.P. and de Bont, J.A.M. Transamination with a D-transaminase from Pseudomonas putida and conversion of p-hydroxyphenylglyoxylate to D-p-hydroxyphenylglycine. Neth. Appl. NL 87 (1987) 02449, 14 Oct. 1987.

2. Van den Tweel, W.J.J., Smits, J.P., Ogg, R.L.H.P. and de Bont, J.A.M. The involvement of an enantioselective transaminase in the metabolism of D-3- and D-4-hydroxyphenylglycine in Pseudomonas putida. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 29 (1988) 224-230.

[EC created 1990]

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