Decarboxylase

  • (noun): Any of the enzymes that hydrolize the carboxyl group.

Some articles on decarboxylase:

Aspartate 4-decarboxylase
... In enzymology, an aspartate 4-decarboxylase (EC 4.1.1.12) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction L-aspartate L-alanine + CO2 Hence, this enzyme has one ... Other names in common use include desulfinase, aminomalonic decarboxylase, aspartate beta-decarboxylase, aspartate omega-decarboxylase, aspartic omega ...
Aromatic L-amino Acid Decarboxylase Inhibitor
... An aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase inhibitor (synonyms DOPA decarboxylase inhibitor, DDCI and AAADI) is a drug which inhibits the synthesis of dopamine by the enzyme aromatic L-amin ...
Methionine Decarboxylase
... In enzymology, a methionine decarboxylase (EC 4.1.1.57) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction L-methionine 3-methylthiopropanamine + CO2 Hence, this enzyme has one substrate, L-methionine ... Other names in common use include L-methionine decarboxylase, and L-methionine carboxy-lyase ...
Sulfinoalanine Decarboxylase
... In enzymology, a sulfinoalanine decarboxylase (EC 4.1.1.29) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction 3-sulfino-L-alanine hypotaurine + CO2 Hence, this enzyme has one substrate, 3-sulfino-L-alanine, and two ... Other names in common use include cysteine-sulfinate decarboxylase, L-cysteinesulfinic acid decarboxylase, cysteine-sulfinate decarboxylase, CADCase/CSADCase, CSAD, cysteic decarboxylase ...
Methylmalonyl-Co A Decarboxylase
... In enzymology, a methylmalonyl-CoA decarboxylase (EC 4.1.1.41) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction (S)-methylmalonyl-CoA propanoyl-CoA + CO2 Hence, this enzyme has ... propionyl-CoA carboxylase, propionyl coenzyme A carboxylase, methylmalonyl-coenzyme A decarboxylase, (S)-2-methyl-3-oxopropanoyl-CoA carboxy-lyase , and (S)-methylm ...