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MetaCyc Compound: MoO2-molybdopterin cofactor

Synonyms: MoCo (dioxyo), molybdenum cofactor (dioxyo), MoO2(OH)Dtpp-mP, {[(5aR,8R,9aR)-2-amino-4-oxo-6,7-di(sulfanyl-κS)-1,5,5a,8,9a,10-hexahydro-4H-pyrano[3,2-g]pteridin-8-yl]methyl dihydrogenato(2-) phosphate}(dioxo)molybdate, MoO2-Mo-MPT

Superclasses: a cofactora prosthetic groupa Mo-molybdopterin cofactor
an organic heterocyclic compoundan organic heterobicyclic compounda pteridinea pterina Mo-molybdopterin cofactor
an organic heterocyclic compoundan organonitrogen heterocyclic compounda pteridinea pterina Mo-molybdopterin cofactor

Chemical Formula: C10H10N5O8PS2Mo

Molecular Weight: 519.25 Daltons

Monoisotopic Molecular Weight: 522.8918980779999 Daltons

MoO<sub>2</sub>-molybdopterin cofactor compound structure

SMILES: C(OP([O-])(=O)[O-])C2(C1(S[Mo](=O)(=O)SC=1[CH]3([CH](O2)NC4(=C(N3)C(=O)NC(N)=N4))))

InChI: InChI=1S/C10H14N5O6PS2.Mo.2O/c11-10-14-7-4(8(16)15-10)12-3-6(24)5(23)2(21-9(3)13-7)1-20-22(17,18)19;;;/h2-3,9,12,23-24H,1H2,(H2,17,18,19)(H4,11,13,14,15,16);;;/q;+2;;/p-4/t2-,3+,9-;;;/m1.../s1


Unification Links: ChEBI:71302, PubChem:70680283

Standard Gibbs Free Energy of Formation (ΔfG in kcal/mol): -248.24603Inferred by computational analysis [Latendresse13]

Reactions known to consume the compound:

bis(guanylyl molybdenum cofactor) biosynthesis :
MoO2-molybdopterin cofactor + molybdopterin + H+bis(molybdenum cofactor) + H2O

cytidylyl molybdenum cofactor biosynthesis :
CTP + MoO2-molybdopterin cofactor + H+ → cytidylyl molybdenum cofactor + diphosphate

guanylyl molybdenum cofactor biosynthesis :
GTP + MoO2-molybdopterin cofactor + H+ → guanylyl molybdenum cofactor + diphosphate

thio-molybdenum cofactor biosynthesis :
L-cysteine + MoO2-molybdopterin cofactor + an reduced unknown electron acceptor → thio-molybdenum cofactor + L-alanine + an oxidized unknown electron acceptor + H2O

Not in pathways:
ATP + MoO2-molybdopterin cofactor + H+ → adenylyl molybdenum cofactor + diphosphate

Reactions known to produce the compound:

molybdenum cofactor biosynthesis :
molybdopterin adenine dinucleotide + molybdate + H+ → AMP + MoO2-molybdopterin cofactor + H2O

Enzymes inhibited by MoO2-molybdopterin cofactor, sorted by the type of inhibition, are:

Inhibitor (Mechanism unknown) of: citrate lyase [Comment 1]

This compound has been characterized as a cofactor or prosthetic group of the following enzymes: hypoxanthine hydroxylase, xanthine oxidase, hypoxanthine dehydrogenase, xanthine dehydrogenase, thiosulfate reductase, respiratory arsenate reductase, ethylbenzene dehydrogenase, aldehyde oxidase, xanthine:NAD+ oxidoreductase, xanthine dehydrogenase, nitrate reductase, nitrate reductase, nitrate reductase


Clark90a: Clark DP (1990). "Molybdenum cofactor negative mutants of Escherichia coli use citrate anaerobically." FEMS Microbiol Lett 1990;55(3);245-9. PMID: 2182384

Latendresse13: Latendresse M. (2013). "Computing Gibbs Free Energy of Compounds and Reactions in MetaCyc."

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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