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  • Schneider, K.; Asao, M.; Carter, M.S.; Alber, B.E.
    Rhodobacter sphaeroides uses a reductive route via propionyl coenzyme A to assimilate 3-hydroxypropionate (2012), J. Bacteriol., 194, 225-232.
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Activating Compound

Activating Compound Comment Organism Structure
acetate activity is upregulated during photoheterotrophic growth on acetate compared to the activities during growth on succinate Cereibacter sphaeroides


Organism UniProt Comment Textmining
Cereibacter sphaeroides B8XVS5


Synonyms Comment Organism
Cereibacter sphaeroides

General Information

General Information Comment Organism
physiological function crotonyl-CoA carboxylase/reductase, a key enzyme of the ethylmalonyl-CoA pathway for acetyl-CoA assimilation, is not essential for growth with 3-hydroxypropionate Cereibacter sphaeroides