IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: 4-methyleneglutaminase

Reaction: 4-methylene-L-glutamine + H2O = 4-methylene-L-glutamate + NH3

Other name(s): 4-methyleneglutamine deamidase; 4-methyleneglutamine amidohydrolase

Systematic name: 4-methylene-L-glutamine amidohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 86855-36-9


1. Ibrahim, S.A., Lea, P.J. and Fowden, L. Preparation and properties of 4-methyleneglutaminase from the leaves of peanut (Arachis hypogaea). Phytochemistry 23 (1984) 1545-1549.

[EC created 1989]

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