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Information on EC 2.1.1.269 - dimethylsulfoniopropionate demethylase

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     2 Transferases
         2.1 Transferring one-carbon groups
             2.1.1 Methyltransferases
                2.1.1.269 dimethylsulfoniopropionate demethylase
IUBMB Comments
The enzyme from the marine bacteria Pelagibacter ubique and Ruegeria pomeroyi are specific towards S,S-dimethyl-beta-propiothetin. They do not demethylate glycine-betaine [1,2].
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The enzyme appears in viruses and cellular organisms
Synonyms
dmsp demethylase, dmsp methyltransferase, dimethylsufoniopropionate-dependent demethylase a, more
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S,S-dimethyl-beta-propiothetin + tetrahydrofolate = 3-(methylsulfanyl)propanoate + 5-methyltetrahydrofolate
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