Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Reaction:

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion TypeSimple ReactionsChemical Reactions
Reactions Classified By SubstrateSmall-Molecule Reactions

EC Number:

Enzymes and Genes:
phosphoribosyl-ATP pyrophosphataseInferred from experiment: hisI

In Pathway: L-histidine biosynthesis

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Mass balance status: Balanced.

Enzyme Commission Primary Name: phosphoribosyl-ATP diphosphatase

Enzyme Commission Synonyms: phosphoribosyl-ATP pyrophosphatase, phosphoribosyladenosine triphosphate pyrophosphatase, 1-(5-phosphoribosyl)-ATP diphosphohydrolase

This is the second step in the biosynthesis of histidine

Enzyme Commission Summary:
The Neurospora crassa enzyme also catalyses the reactions of EC (histidinol dehydrogenase) and EC (phosphoribosyl-AMP cyclohydrolase).

Citations: [Smith65]

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Relationship Links: BRENDA:EC:, ENZYME:EC:, IUBMB-ExplorEnz:EC:


Smith65: Smith DW, Ames BN (1965). "Phosphoribosyladenosine monophosphate, an intermediate in histidine biosynthesis." J Biol Chem 240;3056-63. PMID: 14342333

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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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