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HAMAP rule MF_00137

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General rule information [?]

Accession MF_00137
Dates 1-JUN-2001 (Created)
1-JUN-2023 (Last updated, Version 39)
Name SAICAR_synth
Scope(s) Bacteria
Template(s) P0A7D7 (PUR7_ECOLI); [ Recover all ]
Triggered by HAMAP; MF_00137 (Get profile general information and statistics)

Propagated annotation [?]

Identifier, protein and gene names [?]

Identifier PUR7
Protein name RecName: Full=Phosphoribosylaminoimidazole-succinocarboxamide synthase;
AltName: Full=SAICAR synthetase;
Gene name Name=purC;

Comments [?]

CATALYTIC ACTIVITY Reaction=5-amino-1-(5-phospho-D-ribosyl)imidazole-4-carboxylate + ATP + L-aspartate = (2S)-2-[5-amino-1-(5-phospho-beta-D-ribosyl)imidazole- 4-carboxamido]succinate + ADP + 2 H(+) + phosphate; Xref=Rhea:RHEA:22628, ChEBI:CHEBI:15378, ChEBI:CHEBI:29991, ChEBI:CHEBI:30616, ChEBI:CHEBI:43474, ChEBI:CHEBI:58443, ChEBI:CHEBI:77657, ChEBI:CHEBI:456216; EC=;
PATHWAYPurine metabolism; IMP biosynthesis via de novo pathway; 5- amino-1-(5-phospho-D-ribosyl)imidazole-4-carboxamide from 5-amino-1-(5- phospho-D-ribosyl)imidazole-4-carboxylate: step 1/2.
SIMILARITYBelongs to the SAICAR synthetase family.

Keywords [?]

Gene Ontology [?]

GO:0004639; Molecular function:phosphoribosylaminoimidazolesuccinocarboxamide synthase activity
GO:0006189; Biological process:'de novo' IMP biosynthetic process

Cross-references [?]

Pfam PF01259; SAICAR_synt; 1;
NCBIfam TIGR00081; purC; 1;
NCBIfam TIGR02735; purC_vibrio; 0-1;

Features [?]

Additional information [?]

Size range 216-367 amino acids
Related rules None
Fusion Nter: None Cter: None
Comments Highly divergent ARCFU and HALSA; sequences not included in alignment. Seems to be absent in AERPE. Some of the Alphaproteobacteria have a possible second copy.

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