Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0004131 - cytosine deaminase activity

Synonyms: cytosine aminohydrolase activity, isocytosine deaminase activity

Definition: Catalysis of the reaction: cytosine + H2O = uracil + NH3.

Parent Classes:
GO:0016814 - hydrolase activity, acting on carbon-nitrogen (but not peptide) bonds, in cyclic amidines ,
GO:0019239 - deaminase activity

Term Members:

Unification Links: GO:0004131

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
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