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  • Hermann, M.; Knerr, H.J.; Mai, N.; Gro¯, A.; Kaltwasser, H.
    Creatinine and N-methylhydantoin degradation in two newly isolated Clostridium species (1992), Arch. Microbiol., 157, 395-401.
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KM Value [mM]

KM Value [mM] KM Value Maximum [mM] Substrate Comment Organism Structure
N-carbamoylsarcosine 0.1 M Tris-buffer, 25°C Clostridium sp.

Natural Substrates/ Products (Substrates)

Natural Substrates Organism Comment (Nat. Sub.) Natural Products Comment (Nat. Pro.) Rev. Reac.
N-carbamoylsarcosine + H2O Clostridium sp. inducible enzyme sarcosine + CO2 + NH3


Organism UniProt Comment Textmining
Clostridium sp.
strains FS23 and FS41

Specific Activity [micromol/min/mg]

Specific Activity Minimum [µmol/min/mg] Specific Activity Maximum [µmol/min/mg] Comment Organism
0.096 0.165 crude extract of cells grown on various inducing substrates Clostridium sp.

Substrates and Products (Substrate)

Substrates Comment Substrates Organism Products Comment (Products) Rev. Reac.
N-carbamoylsarcosine + H2O
Clostridium sp. sarcosine + CO2 + NH3
N-carbamoylsarcosine + H2O inducible enzyme Clostridium sp. sarcosine + CO2 + NH3