1.2.5.1: pyruvate dehydrogenase (quinone)

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about pyruvate dehydrogenase (quinone), go to the full flat file.

Reaction

pyruvate
+
ubiquinone
+
H2O
=
acetate
+
CO2
+
ubiquinol

Synonyms

EC 1.2.2.2, ECPOX, poxB, POXEC, pqo, pyruvate oxidase, pyruvate:quinone oxidoreductase, pyruvate:ubiquinone-8-oxidoreductase, ubiquinione-dependent pyruvate oxidase, ubiquinone-dependent pyruvate oxidase

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.2 Acting on the aldehyde or oxo group of donors
             1.2.5 With a quinone or similar compound as acceptor
                1.2.5.1 pyruvate dehydrogenase (quinone)