RHEA:11704          (APPROVED)

2 H(+) + N-(carboxyaminomethyl)urea = CO2 + N-(aminomethyl)urea

Last modified: 2018-01-25Chemically balanced: yes.

2
Formula: H
Charge: 1
(no structure available)
+
Formula: C3H6N3O3
Charge: -1
(no structure available)
=
Formula: CO2
Charge: 0
(no structure available)
+
Formula: C2H8N3O
Charge: 1
(no structure available)

Same participants, different directions

RHEA:11705 2 H(+) + N-(carboxyaminomethyl)urea => CO2 + N-(aminomethyl)urea
RHEA:11706 CO2 + N-(aminomethyl)urea => 2 H(+) + N-(carboxyaminomethyl)urea
RHEA:11707 2 H(+) + N-(carboxyaminomethyl)urea <=> CO2 + N-(aminomethyl)urea

Comments

This reaction can occur spontaneously.
RHEA:11704 part of RHEA:15929


Published in:
Jahns, T., Schepp, R., Kaltwasser, H. Purification and characterisation of an enzyme from a strain of Ochrobactrum anthroπ that degrades condensation products of urea and formaldehyde (ureaform). Can. J. Microbiol. 43 (1997) 1111–1117.

Links to other resources

Enzymes Reactions

Reaction relationships

Outgoing
no data
Incoming
no data

Citations

Loading...