IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: serine-sulfate ammonia-lyase

Reaction: L-serine O-sulfate + H2O = pyruvate + NH3 + sulfate

Other name(s): (L-SOS)lyase

Systematic name: L-serine-O-sulfate ammonia-lyase (pyruvate-forming)

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9054-70-0


1. Thomas, J.H. and Tudball, N. Studies on the enzymic degradation of L-serine O-sulphate by a rat liver preparation. Biochem. J. 105 (1967) 467-472. [PMID: 5583990]

[EC created 1972]

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