purP (5-formaminoimidazole-4-carboxamide-1-(beta)-D-ribofuranosyl 5'-monophosphate synthetase)
FEATURES
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ORGANISM
Pyrobaculum calidifontis (strain JCM 11548 / VA1)
FAMILY
DESCRIPTION
Also known as PURP_PYRCJ, purP. Catalyzes the ATP- and formate-dependent formylation of 5-aminoimidazole-4-carboxamide-1-beta-d-ribofuranosyl 5'-monophosphate (AICAR) to 5-formaminoimidazole-4-carboxamide-1-beta-d-ribofuranosyl 5'-monophosphate (FAICAR) in the absence of folates.
Also known as PURP_PYRCJ, purP. Catalyzes the ATP- and formate-dependent formylation of 5-aminoimidazole-4-carboxamide-1-beta-d-ribofuranosyl 5'-monophosphate (AICAR) to 5-formaminoimidazole-4-carboxamide-1-beta-d-ribofuranosyl 5'-monophosphate (FAICAR) in the absence of folates.
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purP

5-formaminoimidazole-4-carboxamide-1-(beta)-D-ribofuranosyl 5'-monophosphate synthetase

Molecular Synopsis