1.13.12.1: arginine 2-monooxygenase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about arginine 2-monooxygenase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

L-arginine
+
O2
=
4-Guanidinobutanamide
+
CO2
+
H2O

Synonyms

arginine decarboxy-oxidase, arginine decarboxylase, arginine monooxygenase, arginine oxygenase (decarboxylating), oxygenase, arginine 2-mono-

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.13 Acting on single donors with incorporation of molecular oxygen (oxygenases)
             1.13.12 With incorporation of one atom of oxygen (internal monooxygenases or internal mixed-function oxidases)
                1.13.12.1 arginine 2-monooxygenase