2.2.1.6: acetolactate synthase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about acetolactate synthase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

2 pyruvate =

2-acetolactate
+
CO2

Synonyms

acetohydroxy acid synthase, acetohydroxy acid synthase I, acetohydroxy acid synthetase, acetohydroxyacid synthase, acetolactate pyruvate-lyase (carboxylating), acetolactate synthase, acetolactate synthetase, acetolactic synthetase, AHAS, AHAS II, AHAS1, AHAS2, AHAS3, AHASL, AHASS, alpha-acetohydroxy acid synthetase, alpha-acetohydroxyacid synthase, alpha-acetolactate synthase, alpha-acetolactate synthetase, alpha-ALS, ALS, ALS1, ALS2, AlsS, CalS, catabolic acetolactate synthase, EC 4.1.3.18, GST-mALS, GST-wALS, Ilv2, Ilv6, ilvB, ilvB1, ilvB2, ilvG, IlvN, ilvX, Moilv2, Moilv6, More, PF0935, sll1981, synthase, acetolactate, TM_0548, TM_0549, TTHA1213

ECTree

     2 Transferases
         2.2 Transferring aldehyde or ketonic groups
             2.2.1 Transketolases and transaldolases
                2.2.1.6 acetolactate synthase