Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0004834 - tryptophan synthase activity

Synonyms: indoleglycerol phosphate aldolase activity, L-serine hydro-lyase (adding indoleglycerol-phosphate), L-tryptophan synthetase activity, tryptophan desmolase activity, tryptophan synthetase activity

Definition: Catalysis of the reaction: L-serine + (1S,2R)-1-C-(indol-3-yl)glycerol 3-phosphate = L-tryptophan + glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate + H2O.

Parent Classes:
GO:0016836 - hydro-lyase activity

Term Members:
tryptophan synthase, α subunit (trpA) ,
tryptophan synthase, β subunit (trpB)

Unification Links: GO:0004834

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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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