Information on EC 6.3.2.48 - L-arginine-specific L-amino acid ligase

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The enzyme, characterized from the bacterium Bacillus subtilis, requires Mn2+ for activity. It shows strict substrate specificity toward L-arginine as the first (N-terminal) amino acid of the product. The second amino acid could be any standard protein-building amino acid except for L-proline.
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The enzyme appears in viruses and cellular organisms
Synonyms
RizA, more
REACTION
REACTION DIAGRAM
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ORGANISM
UNIPROT
LITERATURE
ATP + L-arginine + an L-amino acid = ADP + phosphate + an L-arginyl-L-amino acid
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