IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: S-adenosylhomocysteine deaminase

Reaction: S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + H2O = S-inosyl-L-homocysteine + NH3

Other name(s): adenosylhomocysteine deaminase

Systematic name: S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine aminohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 125149-24-8


1. Zulty, J.J. and Speedie, M.K. Purification and characterization of S-adenosylhomocysteine deaminase from streptonigrin-producing Streptomyces flocculus. J. Bacteriol. 171 (1989) 6840-6844. [PMID: 2592350]

[EC created 1992]

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