Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Compound: dimethylglycine

Systematic Name: glycine, N,N-dimethyl-

Synonyms: N,N-dimethylglycine

Superclasses: an acceptor a methyl group donor a demethylated methyl donor
an amino acid or its derivative an amino acid a modified amino acid a methylated amino acid an N-methylated amino acid
an amino acid or its derivative an amino acid a modified amino acid an N-modified amino acid an N-methylated amino acid

Chemical Formula: C4H9NO2

Molecular Weight: 103.12 Daltons

Monoisotopic Molecular Weight: 103.0633285383 Daltons

dimethylglycine compound structure

SMILES: C[N+](CC([O-])=O)C

InChI: InChI=1S/C4H9NO2/c1-5(2)3-4(6)7/h3H2,1-2H3,(H,6,7)


Unification Links: CAS:1118-68-9 , ChEBI:58251 , HMDB:HMDB00092 , KEGG:C01026 , MetaboLights:MTBLC58251 , PubChem:6971056

Standard Gibbs Free Energy of Change Formation (ΔfG in kcal/mol): -73.28

Reactions known to consume the compound:

autoinducer AI-2 biosynthesis I , S-adenosyl-L-methionine cycle I :
S-adenosyl-L-methionine + a demethylated methyl donorS-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + a methylated methyl donor + H+

Reactions known to produce the compound:

Not in pathways:
an N-modified aminoacyl-[tRNA] + H2O → an uncharged tRNA + an N-modified amino acid + 2 H+

In Reactions of unknown directionality:

Not in pathways:
a 5-L-glutamyl-[peptide][periplasmic space] + an amino acid[periplasmic space] = a 5-L-glutamyl-amino acid[periplasmic space] + a peptide[periplasmic space]

This compound has been characterized as an alternative substrate of the following enzymes: L-proline:H+ symporter

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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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